Definition of Nipters
1. nipter [n] - See also: nipter
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Literary usage of Nipters
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Monist by Hegeler Institute (1915)
"Harris is unable to identify these cor- nipters, but suggests Simon Magus and Helena (p. 66). It is worth while remembering that they were said to be ..."
2. Prefaces and Prologues to Famous Books: With Introductions, Notes and by William Caxton, Jean Calvin, Nicolaus Copernicus, John Knox, Edmund Spenser, Walter Raleigh, Francis Bacon, John Heminge, Henry Condell, Isaac Newton, John Dryden, Henry Fielding, Samuel Johnson, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, William Wordsworth, Victor H (1910)
"... nipters of it. But that this is not only a malicious calumny, but egregious impudence, by reading our confession, you will, in your wisdom, ..."
3. The British and Foreign Evangelical Review and Quarterly Record of Christian by James Oswald Dykes, James Stuart Candlish, Hugh Sinclair Paterson, Joseph Samuel Exell (1855)
"Of course, after this, it is no surprise to learn that psychologists are the arch-cor- nipters of philosophy, or that Dr Reid, in the higher regions of ..."