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stylus

noun sty·lus

Medical Definition of stylus

plural styli \ˈstī(ə)l-ˌī\play also styluses \ˈstī-lə-səz\play or stili or stiluses

  1. :  an instrument for writing, marking, or incising: asa:  a hard-pointed instrument for punching the dots in writing braille with a braille slateb:  a device that traces a recording (as of an electrocardiograph) on paper



Variants of stylus

also stilus \ˈstī-ləs\play


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