Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instrument that pierces or perforates, such as a stiletto or piercel.
  • n. A person who pierces, especially one who carries out body piercing.
  • n. The ovipositor, or sting, of an insect.
  • n. Any insect provided with an ovipositor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, pierces or perforates.
  • n. An instrument used in forming eyelets; a stiletto.
  • n. A piercel.
  • n.
  • n. The ovipositor, or sting, of an insect.
  • n. An insect provided with an ovipositor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which pierces.
  • n. Any sharp instrument used for piercing, boring, perforating, etc., such as an awl, a gimlet, or a Stiletto.
  • n. In entomology, that organ of an insect with which it pierces bodies; the ovipositor. Also called terebra.

Etymologies

pierce +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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