Biro
Biro Biro n. [from the name of the inventor.] a pen with small metal ball as point of transfer of ink to paper; same as {ballpoint pen}.

Syn: ballpoint, ballpoint pen, ballpen. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Bíró — oder Biro ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Anton Biró, Mitgründer des österreichischen Stahlbauunternehmens Waagner Biro Atila Biro (auch Attila Biro; 1931–1987), ungarisch französischer Maler Lajos Biró (1880–1948), britischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Biro — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Anton Biró, Mitgründer des österreichischen Stahlbauunternehmens Waagner Biro Atila Biro (auch Attila Biro; 1931–1987), ungarisch französischer Maler László József Bíró (1899–1985), ungarischer Erfinder… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Biro — is a Hungarian surname meaning Judge and may refer to: * Ballpoint pen, the British English and Australian English word * László Bíró, the inventor of the ballpoint pen * Charles Biro, a comic book writer …   Wikipedia

  • Biro — est un constructeur automobile basé zone industrielle Marcel Doret à Calais[1]. Sommaire 1 Historique 2 Les modèles 3 Motorisation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Biro™ — [ˈbaɪrəʊ] [ˈbaɪroʊ] noun (pl. Biros)(BrE) a plastic pen with a metal ball at the top that rolls ink onto the paper compare ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • biro — [bī′rō, bir′ō] n. pl. biros 〚< Biro, a trademark for a kind of ballpoint pen〛 [Brit. Informal] a ballpoint pen * * * …   Universalium

  • bìrō — (birȍ) m 〈G biròa〉 1. {{001f}}ured, kancelarija 2. {{001f}}podružnica ili ispostava agencije i sl. za rad sa strankama [turistički ∼]; poslovnica 3. {{001f}}pol. središnje upravno tijelo organizacije ili stranke 4. {{001f}}meton. svi zaposleni u …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • biro® — {{hw}}{{biro®}}{{/hw}}s. f. inv. Nome commerciale di penna a sfera. ETIMOLOGIA: dal nome dell inventore, l ungh. L. Biró (1899 1985) …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • biro — s.f. [dal nome dell inventore, l ungherese L. G. Biró (1899 1985)], invar. [penna munita di una sferetta scorrevole al posto del pennino] ▶◀ penna (a sfera) …   Enciclopedia Italiana

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