Last modified on 23 May 2014, at 15:42

rollerball

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

roller +‎ ball

NounEdit

rollerball (plural rollerballs)

  1. A kind of ballpoint pen with a spherical nib that uses water-based liquid or gelled ink.
    • 2009 August 30, Laurie Winer, “Keeping Score”, New York Times:
      The office is full of rumpled clothes and bad haircuts; it’s an operation at which rollerball pens fall outside the budget limit (Bics for everyone!)
  2. (computing) A trackball.