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pencil box

noun
1.
a shallow covered box, usually of pasteboard, for holding pencils and crayons: used by children as an item of school equipment.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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Examples for pencil box
  • Model how to make a line graph using the pencil box data.
  • Reuse last year's plastic art or pencil box by decorating it with fabric paint and creating an all-new look and design.

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