Stylus

  • 21stylus — noun /ˈstaɪl.əs/ a) A sharp stick used in ancient times for writing in clay tablets; a sharp tool for engraving. b) A phonograph needle …

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  • 22stylus — sty·lus also sti·lus stī ləs n, pl sty·li stī(ə)l .ī also sty·lus·es stī lə səz or sti·li or sti·lus·es an instrument for writing, marking, or incising: as a) a hard pointed instrument for punching the dots in writing braille with …

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  • 23stylus — Synonyms and related words: Gramophone, PA, PA system, Victrola, audio sound system, audiophile, binaural system, bitch box, bullhorn, cartridge, ceramic pickup, changer, crystal pickup, derived four channel system, discrete four channel system,… …

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  • 24Stylus — Griffel (også hos planter) …

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  • 25stylus — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. graver, stylograph, burin; see knife , pen 3 …

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  • 26Stylus — Sty̲lus [gr. στυ̃λος = Säule; Schreibgriffel] m; , ...li: stäbchen oder stiftförmiger Arzneiträger. Sty̲lus ca̲u̲|sticus [↑kaustisch]: „Ätzstift“, stäbchenförmiges Gebilde zum Ätzen von schlecht heilenden Wunden oder Narben (enthält Höllenstein,… …

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  • 27stylus — sty|lus [ˈstaıləs] n [Date: 1700 1800; : Latin; Origin: stilus; STYLE1] 1.) the small pointed part of a ↑record player, that touches the record 2.) a thing shaped like a pen, used for writing on ↑wax, making marks on metal, writing on a special… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 28Stylus — Sty|lus [st..., ʃt...] der; , Styli gräzisierte Form von lat. stilus, vgl. ↑Stil>: 1. Griffel am Fruchtknoten von Blüten (Bot.). 2. griffelartiges Rudiment von Gliedmaßen am Hinterleib mancher Insekten (Biol.). 3. Arzneimittel in Stäbchenform… …

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  • 29stylus — sty|lus [ staıləs ] noun count 1. ) a small object on a RECORD PLAYER that touches the record and helps produce sound 2. ) an instrument used for writing in ancient times, or a similar modern instrument used for marking a computer screen …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 30stylus —  pl. styluses/styli …

    Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • 31stylus — sty·lus || staɪlÉ™s n. writing instrument having a slender pointed shape; pointed instrument used on a pressure sensitive screen (Computers); phonograph needle; sharp tool used to cut grooves …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 32stylus —    A pointed instrument used to engrave into a softer surface …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 33stylus — [ stʌɪləs] noun (plural styli lʌɪ, li: or styluses) 1》 a hard point, typically of diamond or sapphire, following a groove in a gramophone record and transmitting the recorded sound for reproduction. 2》 an ancient writing implement for scratching… …

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  • 34stylus — n. [Written also Stilus.] Style …

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  • 35stylus — noun (C) 1 the small pointed part of a record player, that touches the record 2 a pointed instrument used in the past for writing on wax 1 (1) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 36stylus — sty·lus …

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  • 37stylus — stilet …

    The new mediacal dictionary

  • 38stylus — sty•lus [[t]ˈstaɪ ləs[/t]] n. pl. li( lī), lus•es. 1) anq+fia a pointed instrument used by the ancients for writing on wax tablets 2) fia any of various pointed, pen shaped instruments used in drawing, artwork, etc 3) hfi a needle for reproducing …

    From formal English to slang

  • 39stylus — /ˈstaɪləs / (say stuyluhs) noun (plural styli /ˈstaɪlaɪ/ (say stuyluy) or styluses) 1. a. a pointed instrument for writing on wax or other suitable surfaces. b. → style (def. 11). 2. Computers a pen shaped instrument used to write, draw, etc.,… …

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  • 40stylus —   n. style; gramophone needle; any pointed tracer or indicator …

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