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Definition of Carver

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engraver, woodcarver; large meat knife
Carver Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
One who carves; one who shapes or fashions by carving, or as by carving; esp. one who carves decorative forms, architectural adornments, etc.
  
(n.)
One who carves or divides meat at table.
  
(n.)
A large knife for carving.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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carver
\carv"er\ (?), n.
1. one who carves; one who shapes or fashions by carving, or as by carving; esp. one who carves decorative forms, architectural adornments, etc. "the carver's chisel." the carver of his fortunes. rp (richardson's dict. )
2. one who carves or divides meat at table.
3. a large knife for carving.
carver
n
1. united states botanist and agricultural chemist who developed many uses for peanuts and soy beans and sweet potatoes (1864-1943) [syn: carver, george washington carver ]


2. makes decorative wooden panels [syn: woodcarver]


3. an artist who creates sculptures [syn: sculptor, sculpturer, statue maker]


4. someone who carves the meat [syn: cutter]



Anagram
      craver
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. United States botanist and agricultural chemist who developed many uses for peanuts and soy beans and sweet potatoes (1864-1943)
(synonym) George Washington Carver
(hypernym) botanist, phytologist, plant scientist

Noun
1. makes decorative wooden panels
(synonym) woodcarver
(hypernym) woodworker, woodsman, woodman
(derivation) carve, chip at
2. an artist who creates sculptures
(synonym) sculptor, sculpturer, statue maker
(hypernym) artist, creative person
(hyponym) Praxiteles
(derivation) carve
3. someone who carves the meat
(synonym) cutter
(hypernym) diner
(derivation) carve, cut up
Carver Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Company Info: Ticker, Name, Description
Carver Bancorp, Inc.
Exchange: AMEX
Savings and loan holding company with subsidiary which performs savings bank operations, mortgage banking, credit card services and other related financial activities.
Carver Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
US Zip Codes
State: MASSACHUSETTS
City: CARVER
State: KENTUCKY
City: CARVER
State: MINNESOTA
City: CARVER
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
A special operations forces acronym used throughout the targeting and mission planning cycle to assess mission validity and requirements. The acronym stands for criticality, accessibility, recuperability, vulnerability, effect, and recognizability. (JP 3-05.1)
  
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
DOD Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations
criticality, accessibility, recuperability, vulnerability, effect, and recognizability
  
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
Carver Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Carver may refer to:


People
  • Carver (surname)
  • Raymond Carver, U.S. short story writer and poet
  • Carver Mead (born 1934), U.S. computer scientist
  • George Washington Carver, U.S. botanist and inventor

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