inkˈ-eraser noun
An eraser of india-rubber treated with fine sand, used for rubbing out ink marks
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  • Ink eraser — An ink eraser is an instrument used to remove ink from a writing surface. There are two types: a traditional metal ink eraser, in which the ink is literally scraped off the surface, and the chemically imbibed ink eradicator, in which a vinyl… …   Wikipedia

  • ink eraser — noun an eraser that removes ink marks • Hypernyms: ↑eraser …   Useful english dictionary

  • ink eraser — noun An instrument used to remove ink from a writing surface, either (traditionally) a metal scraper or (more recently) a special pen dispensing a chemical that eradicates ink …   Wiktionary

  • Ink-eraser — Отделочная резинка; резинка для стирания краски …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Eraser — For other uses, see Eraser (disambiguation). Pink erasers An eraser (US) or rubber (UK) is an article of stationery that is used for rubbing out pencil markings. Erasers have a rubbery consistency and are often white or pink, although modern… …   Wikipedia

  • eraser — n. a blackboard; ink eraser USAGE NOTE: In BE an eraser is usu. called a rubber; a blackboard eraser may be called a duster. * * * [ɪ reɪzə] ink eraser (USAGE NOTE: In BE an eraser is usu. called a rubber; a blackboard eraser may be called a… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • eraser — n. a thing that erases, esp. a piece of rubber or plastic used for removing pencil and ink marks. * * * eraser (ɪˈreɪsə(r), z ) [f. as prec. + er1.] One who, or that which, erases; any instrument used to erase written characters, blots, etc. Cf.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ink eradicator — noun An ink eraser of the chemical kind …   Wiktionary

  • eraser — thing that erases writing, 1790, Amer.Eng., agent noun from ERASE (Cf. erase). Originally a knife for scraping off the ink. As a rubber product for removing pencil marks, from 1858 …   Etymology dictionary

  • eraser — [ē rā′sər, irā′sər] n. a thing that erases; specif., a device made of rubber for erasing ink or pencil marks, or a pad of felt or cloth for removing chalk marks from a blackboard …   English World dictionary

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