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Noun: nipper  ni-pu(r)
  1. A young person of either sex
    "she writes books for nippers";
    - child, kid, youngster, minor, shaver, small fry, tiddler [Brit], tike, tyke, fry, nestling, wean [UK, Ireland]
     
  2. A grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods
    - claw, chela, pincer

Derived forms: nippers

Type of: appendage, extremity, juvenile, juvenile person, member

Part of: crustacean

Encyclopedia: Nipper