scallops


scallops
n. up-and-down bumpy effect along the side of carpet caused by dents where tacks are inserted scal·lop || 'skɑləp /'skɒ- n. variety of bivalve shellfish with a fluted shell; one of a series of curved projections forming a border; furrowed or fluted pattern v. gather scallops; decorate with a curved or fluted border; bake with a sauce and bread crumbs

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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