Meaning of SCALING in English

SCALING

p.pr. & ·vb.n. of scale.

2. scaling ·adj serving as an aid in clambering; as, a scaling ladder, used in assaulting a fortified place.

3. scaling ·adj adapted for removing scales, as from a fish; as, a scaling knife; adapted for removing scale, as from the interior of a steam boiler; as, a scaling hammer, bar, ·etc.

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