The divisions are scribed on the index-circle by a knife attached to a carriage over and parallel to the disc.
Then the legs are closed to remove the caliper, and are reset to the scribed line.
At a scribed line, the plain changed color to an even more luminous red.
She rolled over and grabbed my keyboard and scribed on the touchpad with her fingertip.
The sill and middle rails are scribed and stub-tenoned to the posts.
He 'scribed the man that had conjured Willie but everybody knowed John had done it 'fore the fortune teller told us.
He scribed away, occupying his leisure moments with his great work.
Ef we warn't so sick de ole white folks cum ter see us an' 'scribed fer us.
But he had to pay seven ducats for the certificate of his pardon, all scribed upon parchment.
The wooden part of the deck is made of 1/8-inch wood and scribed with a sharp knife to represent planking.
c.1200, "professional interpreter of the Jewish Law" (late 11c. as a surname), from Church Latin scriba "teacher of Jewish law," used in Vulgate to render Greek grammateus (corresponding to Hebrew sopher "writer, scholar"), special use of Latin scriba "keeper of accounts, secretary, writer," from past participle stem of scribere "to write;" see script (n.). Sense "one who writes, official or public writer" in English is from late 14c.
"to write," mid-15c., from Latin scribere "to write" (see script (n.)).