Definition of Opificer

1. n. An artificer; a workman.



Definition of Opificer

1. Noun. (obsolete) A person who creates or makes something. ¹

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Definition of Opificer

1. a craftsman [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Opificer

opia
opianic
opianic acid
opianine
opianyl
opiate
opiate receptor
opiate receptors
opiated
opiatelike
opiates
opiating
opie
opiferous
opifice
opificer (current term)
opificers
opinable
opination
opinations
opinative
opinatively
opinator
opinators
opine
opined
opiner
opiners
opines
oping

Literary usage of Opificer

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1. The True Intellectual System of the Universe: Wherein All the Reason and by Ralph Cudworth, Johann Lorenz Mosheim (1845)
"... opificer by habit." Thus nature may be called the ... opificer,8 that acts subserviently under the architec- ..."

2. The True Intellectual System of the Universe: Wherein All the Reason and by Ralph Cudworth, Thomas Birch (1837)
"... not a creature, but the Creator or opificer of the whole world. And as for the second particular proposed, it was a gross absurdity in those Platonists ..."

3. The works of Ralph Cudworth: Containing The True Intellectual System of the by Ralph Cudworth, Thomas Birch (1829)
"... Porphyrius, thinking to agree with Plotinus, calls the supermundane soul the immediate opificer or maker of the world, and that mind or intellect, ..."

4. Walker's Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language: Adapted to the by John Walker (1874)
"opificer, A-pTf'-e-cer, 105,36: *. (Compare Opera. ... See with opificer. O^-pi-ate, *. and a. A medicine that causes sleep* any thing that quiets '.—adj. ..."

5. General History of the Christian Religion and Church by August Neander (1854)
"At the head of these angels stood one, who had the direction and control of all ; hence called the opificer and governor of the world. ..."

6. The True Intellectual System of the Universe: Wherein All the Reason and by Ralph Cudworth, Thomas Birch (1820)
"... be the immediate opificer of the whole world, we Pagans entertain better opinions of him, who suppose him to be the common Lord of all ; but that there ..."

7. The Evidences of the Genuineness of the Gospels by Andrews Norton (1848)
"... opificer of the Divine understanding." The reasons which Cudworth assigns for introducing this agent might have been adopted with little variation by ..."

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