AskDefine | Define biro

Dictionary Definition

Biro n : a pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper [syn: ballpoint, ballpoint pen, ballpen]

User Contributed Dictionary



From the name of the inventor of the pen, Laszlo Biro.


  1. A brand of ballpoint pen.
  2. Any ballpoint pen.


See ballpoint pen

Usage notes



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Extensive Definition

Biro is a Hungarian surname meaning "Judge" and may refer to:
biro in German: Biro
biro in Italian: biro
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