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English noun: scollop

1. scollop (food) edible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells; served broiled or poached or in salads or cream sauces


Synonymsescallop, scallop


Broader (hypernym)shellfish


Narrower (hyponym)bay scallop, sea scallop


Part meronymescallop, scallop, scollop

2. scollop (food) thin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiled


Synonymscutlet, escallop, scallop


Broader (hypernym)piece, slice

3. scollop (animal) edible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions


Synonymsescallop, scallop


Broader (hypernym)bivalve, lamellibranch, pelecypod


Narrower (hyponym)bay scallop, giant scallop, Pecten irradians, Pecten magellanicus, sea scallop


Part holonymescallop, scallop, scollop


Member meronymfamily Pectinidae, Pectinidae


English verb: scollop

1. scollop (contact) form scallops in


SamplesScallop the meat.


ExamplesIn the summer they like to go out and scollop


Synonymsscallop


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)core out, hollow, hollow out

2. scollop (competition) fish for scallops


Synonymsscallop


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)fish

3. scollop (change) shape or cut in scallops


SamplesScallop the hem of the dress.


Synonymsscallop


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)form, shape









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