Definition of scriber in English:

scriber

Syllabification: scrib·er
Pronunciation: /ˈskrībər
 
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noun

A pointed instrument used for making marks on wood, bricks, etc., to guide a saw or in sign painting.
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  • They also had automatic glide return and scribers to mark your work.
  • Specimen designations were etched on discs with a vibrating scriber.
  • Set a scriber / compass to the widest gap between the backsplash and the wall.

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