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The answer PENCIL has 199 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of pencil in various dictionaries:
noun - a thin cylindrical pointed writing implement
noun - graphite (or a similar substance) used in such a way as to be a medium of communication
noun - a figure formed by a set of straight lines or light rays meeting at a point
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Low-tech recording device|
|Puzzle solving aid|
|Word with grease or eyebrow|
|Tentatively schedule, with 'in'|
|Quip, part 4|
|Number 2, for one|
|An editor's may be blue|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|The yellow No. 2 Ticonderoga is a popular one of these|
|Geek neck size|
|Popular stripe seen on fabrics|
|Henry Petroski chronicles methods of encasing graphite in wood in a 1989 history of this writing implement|
|The word rubber comes from the discovery that the stuff could be used to rub out marks made with this|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|an instrument for writing or drawing, consisting of a thin stick of graphite or a similar substance enclosed in a long thin piece of wood or fixed in a cylindrical case.|
|Write, draw, or colour with a pencil.|
|A set of light rays, lines, etc. converging to or diverging narrowly from a single point.|
|An instrument for writing or drawing, consisting of a thin stick of graphite or a similar substance enclosed in a long thin piece of wood or fixed in a cylindrical case.|
|write, draw, or trace with a pencil|
|graphite (or a similar substance) used in such a way as to be a medium of communication|
|a figure formed by a set of straight lines or light rays meeting at a point|
|a thin cylindrical pointed writing implement a rod of marking substance encased in wood|
|a cosmetic in a long thin stick designed to be applied to a particular part of the face|
|the form of some types of make-up:|
A pencil is a writing implement or art medium constructed of a narrow, solid pigment core inside a protective casing which prevents the core from being broken and/or from leaving marks on the users hand during use.|
* Pencils create marks by physical abrasion, leaving behind a trail of solid core material that adheres to a sheet of paper or other surface. They are distinct from pens, which instead disperse a trail of liquid or gel ink that stains the light colour of the paper by absorption.
* Most pencil cores are made of graphite mixed with a clay binder which leaves grey or black marks that can be easily erased. Graphite pencils are used for both writing and drawing and result in durable markings: though writing is easily removable with an eraser, it is otherwise resistant to moisture, most chemicals, ultraviolet radiation, and natural aging. Other types of pencil core are less widely used, such as charcoal pencils, which are mainly used by artists for drawing and sketching. Coloured pen