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one of high position or importance within a group
  • a staff appointment that must be approved by his nibs, the magazine's editor in chief

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The first known use of nibs was circa 1821

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“Nibs.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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