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  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of scrimshaw.


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  • Today the Doc spends his days meticulously etching images of pirate ships and scuba divers into glass scrimshaws, and carving jewelry out of black coral which he sells for modest prices.

    Cayman Net News Daily Headlines 2008

  • Some of the tusk pieces are perfect for carving out knife and gun handles, scrimshaws, chess pieces, pool cues.

    xml's 2008


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