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Carver

Noun

1 United States botanist and agricultural chemist who developed many uses for peanuts and soy beans and sweet potatoes (1864-1943) [syn: George Washington Carver]
2 makes decorative wooden panels [syn: woodcarver]
3 an artist who creates sculptures [syn: sculptor, sculpturer, statue maker]
4 someone who carves the meat [syn: cutter]

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Pronunciation

Noun

  1. One who carves

Translations

one who carves

Extensive Definition

Carver can refer to any of the following:

People

Fictional characters

Places in the United States

Other meanings

See also

carver in German: Carver
carver in French: Carver
carver in Ido: Carver
carver in Polish: Carver (ujednoznacznienie)
carver in Volapük: Carver

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

burinist, cerographer, chalcographer, chaser, clay modeler, earth artist, engraver, etcher, figurer, figuriste, gem carver, gem engraver, graphic artist, graver, inscriber, lapidary, line engraver, lithographer, mason, modeler, molder, monumental mason, printmaker, pyrographer, sculptor, sculptress, sculpturer, serigrapher, silk-screen artist, statuary, stonecutter, wax modeler, wood carver, wood engraver, xylopyrographer
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