as in mouth
the jaws of a bird together with their hornlike covering a finch cracking seeds in its nib

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as in tip
the last and usually sharp or tapering part of something long and narrow make sure the nib has been sharpened before you try to cut anything

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“Nib.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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