The cutting tool of an engraver on metal, used in line engraving. It is made of tempered steel, one end being ground off obliquely so as to produce a sharp point, and the other end inserted in a handle; a graver; also, the similarly shaped tool used by workers in marble.
- A steel cutting tool with a sharp beveled point, used in engraving or carving stone. Also called graver.
- The style or technique of an engraver's work.
- Archaeology A stone tool with a chisellike head. Also called graver.