A hand-held, pen-shaped device used to draw lines, to select keys and icons, etc. on the display of a touch screen.
Other Word Forms of Stylus
Origin of Stylus
From Latin stylus, alternative spelling of stilus. Unrelated to Ancient Greek στῦλος (stulos, “pillar").
Latin alteration (influenced by Greek stūlos pillar) of stilus
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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