Definitions

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  • n. In comic book production, a person who develops the plot and creative content of a comic book, and draws an outline to be filled in by an inker.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A draughtsman; one who uses a pencil in any way, as a writer or a reporter: specifically, in racing slang, a bookmaker's clerk.

Etymologies

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pencil +‎ -er

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  • when a penciler is promoted is he a red penciler? or does he become an inker? that might take an mba or course.

    May 1, 2008