pencel

noun
pen·​cel | \ ˈpen(t)-səl How to pronounce pencel (audio) \
variants: or pencil

Definition of pencel

First Known Use of pencel

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pencel

Middle English pencel, from Anglo-French pencel, penuncel

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“Pencel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pencel. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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