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drawing pin

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Daily life
drawing pinˈdrawing pin noun [countable] British English  Da short metal pin with a round flat head, used especially for putting notices on boards or walls syn thumbtack American English
Examples from the Corpus
drawing pinIf you happen to.sit on a drawing pin and jump up the objective is a rear-end one.A drawing pin through the pocket ensures the holder does not fall out; comfort, security and peace at last.
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