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highlighter

noun high·light·er \ˈhī-ˌlī-tər\

: a special pen with brightly colored ink that you can see through

Full Definition of HIGHLIGHTER

:  a pen with a broad felt tip and brightly colored transparent ink for marking selected passages in a text
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First Known Use of HIGHLIGHTER

1964
HIGHLIGHTER Defined for Kids

highlighter

noun high·light·er \ˈhī-ˌlī-tər\

Definition of HIGHLIGHTER for Kids

:  a pen with a wide felt tip and brightly colored ink for marking text on a page so that it stands out clearly

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