Burin meaning

byo͝orĭn, bûr-
The style or technique of an engraver's work.
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A short, pointed cutting tool with a round handle, used by engravers.
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(archaeol.) A Stone Age chisel.
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A chisel with a sharp point, used for engraving; a graver.
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A town in Newfoundland and Labrador.
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Origin of burin

  • French probably from obsolete Italian burino of Germanic origin

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French

    From Wiktionary