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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nibnɪb(n.)

  1. one of the two segments of a split penpoint.

    Ref: penpoint (def. 1). 1

  2. any pointed end.

  3. a bill or beak, as of a bird.

    Category: Ornithology

Origin of nib:

1575–85; perh. var. of neb ; cf. D nib, MLG nibbe (var. of nebbe) beak, ON nibba sharp point. Cf. nibble

nib′like`(adj.)

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  1. niblike(Adjective)

    Resembling a nib or some aspect of one.

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