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Ball

A slang term in Hong Kong for $1 million. The term is most common in Hong Kong securities exchanges and other trading platforms. See also: Hong Kong dollar.
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The BIC Atlantis Exact ballpoint pen, available in a pack of three colours blue, black and red is the ideal writing instrument for precise application thanks to its needle-point nib.
The fictional adaptation of the real-world ballpoint pen story is a fine vehicle for delivering a compelling saga centered on a stormy father-son relationship, and succeeds in entertaining readers while exposing the rich background and relationship of two disparate individuals.
Nonrefillable ballpoints are designed to be thrown away.
The authors say a new generation of high-level technical employees who disdain dress codes, and for whom computers are as ordinary as ballpoint pens were for their parents, dominates the corporate world.
These hook-and-loop cable ties come with a write-on area that is smudge-free and ideal for fast and easy identification using a ballpoint or felt-tip pen.
If you stock a range of cards, wrapping paper and gift tags, consider complementary lines such as Pilot's gold and silver markers, or Pilot's G-1 gold, silver and metallic gel ink ballpoint pens.
With an adult's help, use a ballpoint pen to poke a hole in the bottom of a film canister.
developed and tested beads made of a polyanhydride copolymer of fumaric and sebacic acid that is similar to the casing of ballpoint pens.
It's the kind of sentence some readers underline with a ballpoint pen or highlight with a yellow Magic Marker.
5 inches in length, slightly longer than a ballpoint pen.
1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Continuing its 167-year history of offering the Best, the Only and the Unexpected, Hammacher Schlemmer introduces The Only Live Streaming Video Camera Pen, the only ballpoint pen that captures high-definition video and streams it to smartphone in realtime.