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stationery

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noun sta·tio·nery \ˈstā-shə-ˌner-ē\

Simple Definition of stationery

  • : materials (such as paper, pens, and ink) that are used for writing or typing

  • : paper that is used for writing letters and that usually has matching envelopes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stationery

  1. 1 :  materials (as paper, pens, and ink) for writing or typing

  2. 2 :  letter paper usually accompanied with matching envelopes

Origin and Etymology of stationery

stationer


First Known Use: circa 1688

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STATIONERY Defined for Kids

stationery

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noun sta·tion·ery \ˈstā-shə-ˌner-ē\

Definition of stationery for Students

  1. :  writing paper and envelopes




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