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One that makes or engraves metal dies for stamping or shaping.

die′sink′ing n.
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Noun1.diesinker - someone who makes dies
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
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The plans take into account the possibility that the Japanese users are likely to buy the hybrids to make general-purpose parts rather than just metallic molds and graphite electrodes for diesinker EDMs, as originally assumed.
Bill was employed as a diesinker at Smiths Stampings for 39 years, until its closure, and then as a machinist at Peugeot for approximately six years.
Embossing paper with ornamental borders was already invented in 1796 by the diesinker J.