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Shaper

shaper

1. One who shapes; as, the shaper of one's fortunes. The secret of those old shapers died with them. (Lowell)

2. That which shapes; a machine for giving a particular form or outline to an object.

(Science: chemistry) Specifically; A machine with a vertically revolving cutter projecting above a flat table top, for cutting irregular outlines, moldings, etc.


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Evolution or De-evolution?

... creature. He has a set of gifts which make him unique among the animals: so that, unlike them, he is not a figure in the landscape - he is a shaper of the landscape." -Jacob Bronowski, The Ascent of Man

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by Luxorien
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