Diesinker
Diesinker Die"sink`er, n. An engraver of dies for stamping coins, medals, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • diesinker — [dī′siŋk΄ər] n. a person or machine that makes dies used in stamping or shaping diesinking n …   English World dictionary

  • diesinker — /duy sing keuhr/, n. an engraver of dies for stamping or embossing. [1805 15; DIE2 + SINKER] * * * …   Universalium

  • diesinker — die·sinker …   English syllables

  • diesinker — noun someone who makes dies • Syn: ↑diemaker, ↑die sinker • Hypernyms: ↑craftsman, ↑artisan, ↑journeyman, ↑artificer * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • diemaker — noun someone who makes dies • Syn: ↑diesinker, ↑die sinker • Hypernyms: ↑craftsman, ↑artisan, ↑journeyman, ↑artificer * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • diesinking — See diesinker. * * * ▪ metallurgy  process of machining a cavity in a steel block to be used for molding plastics, or for hot and cold forging, die casting, and coining.       The die block is mounted on a table while a vertical spindle milling… …   Universalium

  • die-sinker — noun someone who makes dies • Syn: ↑diemaker, ↑diesinker • Hypernyms: ↑craftsman, ↑artisan, ↑journeyman, ↑artificer …   Useful english dictionary

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