Definition of Scollop

1. Noun. Edible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells; served broiled or poached or in salads or cream sauces.

Exact synonyms: Escallop, Scallop
Group relationships: Escallop, Scallop
Generic synonyms: Shellfish
Specialized synonyms: Sea Scallop, Bay Scallop
Derivative terms: Scallop



2. Verb. Form scallops in. "In the summer they like to go out and scollop"; "Scallop the meat"
Exact synonyms: Scallop
Generic synonyms: Core Out, Hollow, Hollow Out

3. Noun. Thin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiled.
Exact synonyms: Cutlet, Escallop, Scallop
Generic synonyms: Piece, Slice
Derivative terms: Scallop

4. Verb. Fish for scallops.
Exact synonyms: Scallop
Generic synonyms: Fish
Derivative terms: Scallop, Scallop, Scallop

5. Noun. Edible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions.
Exact synonyms: Escallop, Scallop
Generic synonyms: Bivalve, Lamellibranch, Pelecypod
Group relationships: Family Pectinidae, Pectinidae
Specialized synonyms: Bay Scallop, Pecten Irradians, Giant Scallop, Pecten Magellanicus, Sea Scallop
Terms within: Escallop, Scallop
Derivative terms: Scallop

6. Verb. Shape or cut in scallops. "Scallop the hem of the dress"
Exact synonyms: Scallop
Generic synonyms: Form, Shape
Derivative terms: Scallop

Definition of Scollop

1. n. & v. See Scallop.

Definition of Scollop

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of scallop) ¹

2. Verb. (alternative spelling of scallop) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Scollop

1. to scallop [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: scallop

Scollop Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Scollop Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Scollop

scolices
scolie
scolies
scoliokyphosis
scolioma
scoliomas
scoliometer
scolion
scolioses
scoliotic
scoliotic pelvis
scoliotone
scolithi
scolithus
scollop (current term)
scolloped
scolloping
scollops
scolopacid
scolopacids
scolopacine
scolopendra
scolopendras
scolopendrine
scolopendrism
scolopendrium
scolytid
scolytids
scomber

Literary usage of Scollop

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Apples of New York by Spencer Ambrose Beach, Nathaniel Ogden Booth, Orrin Morehouse Taylor (1905)
"... 222 Schoone van Boskoop 25 Schoone von Boskoop 25 scollop GILLIFLOWER 197 scollop Gilliflower (synonym of Striped Gilliflower) 207 scolloped Gilliflower ..."

2. The Virginia Housewife: Or, Methodical Cook by Mary Randolph (1838)
"TO scollop OYSTERS. WHEN the oysters are opened, put them in a bowl, and wash them ... put some in the scollop shells, strew over them a few bread crumbs, ..."

3. The Art of Cookery Made Easy and Refined: Comprising Ample Directions for by John Mollard (1802)
"scollop Oysters. BLANCH the oysters and strain them; then add to their liquor, which must be free from sediment, a good piece of fresh butter, ..."

4. Fauna Orcadensis: Or, The Natural History of the Quadrupeds, Birds, Reptiles by George Low (1813)
"Gen. Char.—Bill strait, slender; nostrils minute; tongue, body, and legs in every respect like the sandpipers. Species 1.—The Red scollop-toed Sandpiper. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Scollop

Search for Scollop on Dictionary.com!Search for Scollop on Thesaurus.com!Search for Scollop on Google!Search for Scollop on Wikipedia!

Search

Translations