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 Scævola [left-handed].Scaglio’la. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Scaffold, Scaffolding.
 
A temporary gallery for workmen. In its secondary sense it means the postulates and rough scheme of a system or sustained story. (French, échafaud, échafaudage.) (See CINTER.)   1
 


 Scævola [left-handed].Scaglio’la. 

 
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