fountain pen

noun
a pen with a refillable reservoir that provides a continuous supply of usually fluid ink to its point.

Origin:
1700–10

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fountain pen
 
n
a pen the nib of which is supplied with ink from a cartridge or a reservoir in its barrel

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Example sentences
Shepherd says a fountain pen produces the nicest script, but a roller-ball pen is fine.
Please bring me a bicycle, a fountain pen, and a rifle.
At the close of the evening the honor guest was presented with a beautiful fountain pen.
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