(γραφίς/graphís, γραφεῖον/grapheîon; Latin stilus, graphium).
 Tool for drawing
 Writing implement
Implement for writing on a wooden tablet covered with wax (Cera). The pointed (lower) end of a stylus was used to engrave the text to be written on the tablet and, by inverting it, the flat (upper) end could be used to correct mistakes by re-smoothing the wax (s…