Definitions starting with S

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scantling

[cf. W Car. scandlin' board; OED, technical or nautical only] n. a piece of wood: I take two piece or three of the little short scant­ling, put them in the bed and rest your leg on them (Cat).

Tags: noun, wood

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Last update: 2011-07-16 00:14
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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