a tool for scribing wood or the like.
- Also scribe.
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How to use scriber in a sentence
Chewing the scriber and needling his brain, he slowly built up a list of other possibilities.Deathworld | Harry Harrison
The other, interested, gave them a searching once-over before he pushed a small scriber toward Rip.Plague Ship | Andre Norton
The top of the thread is turned off 0.010 inch to allow the scriber F to slide freely on the screw.
The sleeve is graduated with fifty divisions each equaling a movement of the scriber of 0.001 inch.
The hole for the scriber in the scriber clamp of a surface gage is reamed out to fit the rods used with inside micrometers.
British Dictionary definitions for scriber
a pointed steel tool used to score materials as a guide to cutting, etc: Also called: scribe
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