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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nibbler(noun)

    a biter who takes dainty repeated bites


  1. nibbler(Noun)

    someone who nibbles

  2. nibbler(Noun)

    a tool for cutting sheet metal

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nibbler(noun)

    one who, or that which, nibbles


  1. Nibbler

    A nibbler is a tool for cutting sheet metal with minimal distortion. One type operates much like a punch and die, with a blade that moves in a linear fashion against a fixed die, removing small bits of metal and leaving a kerf approximately 6 mm wide. Another type operates similar to tin snips, but shears the sheet along two parallel tracks 3–6 mm apart, rolling up the waste in a tight spiral as it cuts. Nibblers may be manual or powered. Power nibblers are often powered by compressed air, though electrical types also exist. A common DIY nibbler tool is an electric drill attachment, which converts the rotary motion of the drill into a reciprocating motion of the jaw. ⁕ Detail of cutting bit of manual nibbler, punch-and-die type ⁕ Shear-type nibbler and detail of cutting head


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nibbler in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nibbler in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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