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tr.v. in·scribed, in·scrib·ing, in·scribes
a. To write, print, carve, or engrave (words or letters) on or in a surface.
b. To mark or engrave (a surface) with words or letters.
2. To enter (a name) on a list or in a register.
a. To sign one's name or write a brief message in or on (a gift book or photograph, for example).
b. To dedicate to someone.
4. Mathematics To draw (one figure) within another figure so that every vertex of the enclosed figure touches the outer figure.

[Latin īnscrībere : in-, in, on; see in-2 + scrībere, to write; see skrībh- in Indo-European roots.]

in·scrib′er n.
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So also, as regards the Judge Pyncheon of to-day, neither clergyman, nor legal critic, nor inscriber of tombstones, nor historian of general or local politics, would venture a word against this eminent person's sincerity as a Christian, or respectability as a man, or integrity as a judge, or courage and faithfulness as the often-tried representative of his political party.
NAUNDERO -- Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari while paying rich tribute to Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto on her 11th anniversary of Martyrdom said she was a stateswoman and an inscriber of the history.
Another possibility may be that the inscriber inscribed them inversely by mistake or perhaps such were the actual shapes of the Indus signs in the ancient Indus writing system.
The above rendition reflects the inscriber's personal syntax, but clearly it is derivative of the original source material.
Press, 1974), 14; Kei, " Kenkyu, " 28; Huiping Pang, "Stolen Art and Lost Inscriber: Inventory Codes on Artworks in the Tumultuous Ming Wanli Period (r.
My main income at the moment comes from local commissions producing pet portraits and local landscape scenes, mainly in pastel (inscriber and Caran D'ache) but I'm moving into acrylics (Galeria) in a big way.
On display for the first time at Broadcast Asia is the Harris Broadcast Inscriber G8 graphics production system.
In the first three games the gifted openside has been in outstanding form and if such an award existed for Player of the First 13.6 per cent of the Season, the inscriber need look no further.
Unlike Plath, Virginia Woolf envisioned annotating as an act of violence toward the author of the book, instead of toward its owner or former inscriber. She articulated this view in the following manuscript--entitled "writing in the margin" in the contents of the Monks House Papers microfilm--which she probably composed between 1906 and 1908.
Does not the second "catination" retroactively produce a chain of articulation through self-quotation and thereby elevate the inscriber to the level of a master text?
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