scorper

noun
scor·​per | \ ˈskȯrpər\
plural -s

Definition of scorper

: a graver with a sharpened squire or u-shaped working end: such as

1 or scauper \ ˈskȯpə(r) \

a : a flat tool used in wood engraving to clear away the spaces between the lines
b : a gouge used in line engraving
c : a tool for leveling the insides of barrel staves
2 : a jeweler's chisel for engraving, cutting, or piercing metal

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