Shingled
Shingle Shin"gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Shingled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shingling}.] 1. To cover with shingles; as, to shingle a roof. [1913 Webster]

They shingle their houses with it. --Evelyn. [1913 Webster]

2. To cut, as hair, so that the ends are evenly exposed all over the head, as shingles on a roof. [1913 Webster]


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