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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Elevated platform, framework.

Usage examples (36)
  • The architecture of our future is not only unfinished; the scaffolding has hardly gone up.
  • Usually some part of college is swathed in scaffolding, or blocked off.
  • Many nearby house fronts were submerged in scaffolding and could barely be seen.
  • I travelled there specifically to see this clock, only to find it draped in scaffolding! for more
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