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noun pen pronunciation in British English /pen/
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  1. 1
    [countable] an object that you use for writing or drawing with ink

    Have you got a pen and paper?

    1. a.
      [uncountable] ink from a pen

      It was written in black pen.

    2. b.
      [countable] an electronic object similar to a pen that you can use with a computer
  2. 2
    [countable] a small area with a fence around it, used for keeping animals in
  3. 3
    [countable] American informal a penitentiary


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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