Scalloping
Scalloping Scal"lop*ing, n. Fishing for scallops. [1913 Webster]

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  • Scalloping — may refer to one of the following.*Scallop gathering (scallop fishing) *Scalloping (ornament), an ornament made of indentations/grooves resembling the shell of a scallop. *Scalloping (edge trim), curved projections of, e.g., a cloth *Scalloping… …   Wikipedia

  • Scalloping — Scallop Scal lop, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scalloped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scalloping}.] 1. To mark or cut the edge or border of into segments of circles, like the edge or surface of a scallop shell. See {Scallop}, n., 2. [1913 Webster] 2. (Cookery) To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scalloping — noun ( s) Etymology: from gerund of scallop (II) 1. : the act or work of gathering scallops 2. a. : the act or work o …   Useful english dictionary

  • scalloping — /skol euh ping, skal /, n. 1. the act or occupation of collecting scallops. 2. a pattern or contour in the form of scallops, as along the edge of a garment. 3. the act of finishing an edge with scallops. [1790 1800; SCALLOP + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • scalloping — A series of indentations or erosions on a normally smooth margin of a structure …   Medical dictionary

  • scalloping — n. act of gathering scallops; act of decorating with a curved or fluted edge; curved or fluted pattern …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scalloping — A VOR (very high frequency omnidirectional radio range) bearing error caused by the distortion of propagation over uneven terrain. It is often evidenced by a rhythmic swaying of the left or right VOR needle. Also called the bends …   Aviation dictionary

  • scalloping — noun N. Amer. gather or dredge for scallops. → scallop …   English new terms dictionary

  • lemon sign — scalloping of the frontal bones giving the skull a lemon shaped configuration in axial section in sonography of the fetal skull during the second trimester of pregnancy; a sign of the Arnold Chiari deformity …   Medical dictionary

  • Fingerboard — For other uses, see Fingerboard (disambiguation). Fretted guitar fingerboard Fretless violin fingerboard The fingerboard (also known as a fretboard on fretted ins …   Wikipedia

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