- a graver with a flattened or hollowed blade, used in engraving.
Origin of scauper
1815–25; variant of scalper < Latin scalprum scraper. See scalpel
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Scauper, skaw′pėr, n. a tool with semicircular face, used by engravers.
- a variant spelling of scorper