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penholder

[pen-hohl-der] /ˈpɛnˌhoʊl dər/
noun
1.
a holder in which a penpoint is placed.
2.
a rack for a pen or pens.
Origin of penholder
1805-1815
1805-15; pen1 + holder
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Word Origin and History for penholder
n.

1815, from pen (n.1) + holder.

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