a kind of fine chisel with a square or curved tip used in wood engraving for clearing away large areas of the block or clearing away lines
noun 1. Astronomy. Scorpius. 2. Astrology. the eighth sign of the zodiac: the fixed water sign. a person born under this sign, usually between October 23rd and November 21st. noun 1. (astrology) Also called the Scorpion the eighth sign of the zodiac, symbol ♏, having a fixed water classification and ruled by the planet Mars […]
adjective 1. resembling a scorpion. 2. belonging or pertaining to the Scorpionida, the order of arachnids comprising the scorpions. 3. curved at the end like the tail of a scorpion. adjective 1. of, relating to, or resembling scorpions or the order (Scorpionida) to which they belong 2. (botany) (esp of a cymose inflorescence) having the […]
noun 1. any of numerous arachnids of the order Scorpionida, widely distributed in warmer parts of the world, having a long, narrow, segmented tail that terminates in a venomous sting. 2. the Scorpion, Astronomy. Scorpius. 3. any of various harmless lizards, especially the red- or orange-headed males of certain North American skinks. 4. Bible. a […]
[skawr-pee-uh n-fish] /ˈskɔr pi ənˌfɪʃ/ noun, plural (especially collectively) scorpionfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) scorpionfishes. 1. any of several tropical and temperate marine scorpaenid fishes, especially members of the genus Scorpaena, many having venomous dorsal spines.