stamper

noun
stamp·er | \ ˈstam-pər , ˈstäm- , ˈstȯm- ; compare 1stamp \

Definition of stamper 

: one that stamps: such as

a : a worker who performs an industrial stamping operation

b : an implement for pounding or stamping

c : any of various stamping machines

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Marion Manufacturing in Cheshire remains a die stamper after 72 years while expanding into custom and high-volume parts for monitoring and surgical devices. Rebecca Lurye, courant.com, "Medical Device Makers In Connecticut Build On The Old Industries," 7 May 2018 Conceptually, this is not too dissimilar from how traditional vinyl is made — a needle etches grooves in rotating lacquer, which is used to create a mother copy that is then used to form the stamper. Dani Deahl, The Verge, "New ‘high definition’ vinyl promises longer playing time and louder, clearer audio," 12 Apr. 2018 Many boards continue to be rubber-stampers, not vigilant overseers of the sort that foreigners expect to sit on, agrees William Saito, a venture capitalist who advises the government. The Economist, "The wa forwardJapan Inc gingerly embraces more foreigners," 2 Nov. 2017 Stamper is eager to maintain the status quo, and bristles at Romero's demands. Ethan Renner, baltimoresun.com, "'House of Cards' Season 5, Episode 9 recap: Four more years," 2 June 2017 Stamper isn't able to get in touch with the kidnappers, and the situation is about to blow up in his face. Ethan Renner, baltimoresun.com, "'House of Cards' recap: Russia's return," 1 June 2017 The kit includes self-adhesive pockets, checkout cards, date stamper, inkpad, and keepsake box. Laura Grace Weldon, WIRED, "Perfect Gifts For Reading Geeks: Chapter 1," 13 Nov. 2012 Stamper wastes no time in making his feelings known about Usher, urging Claire and Frank to distance themselves from him. Ethan Renner, baltimoresun.com, "'House of Cards' Season 5, Episode 9 recap: Four more years," 2 June 2017

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

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