pencil box

noun
a shallow covered box, usually of pasteboard, for holding pencils and crayons: used by children as an item of school equipment.

Origin:
1905–10

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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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