Definition of Scabbing

1. Verb. (third-person singular of scab) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Scabbing

1. scab [v] - See also: scab

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scabbing

scRNP
scaRNA
scaRNAs
scab
scabbard
scabbard trachea
scabbarded
scabbarding
scabbards
scabbed
scabbedness
scabbier
scabbiest
scabbily
scabbiness
scabbing (current term)
scabble
scabbled
scabbles
scabbling
scabblings
scabby
scabby mouth
scabicidal
scabicide
scabicides
scabies
scabietic
scabieticide
scabiosa

Literary usage of Scabbing

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1. American Foundry Practice: Treating of Loam, Dry Sand and Green Sand by Thomas Dyson West (1882)
"... scabbing OF GREEN SAND, DRY SAND, AND LOAM MOULDS. ANY section of the mould that is covered in four or five seconds with a body of iron about two inches ..."

2. General Foundry Practice: Being a Treatise on General Iron Founding, Job by William Roxburgh (1910)
"And of all metals founded aluminium can scarcely be said to he the most difficult to cast, and we are safe in stating that none is less liable to scabbing; ..."

3. Wooden Box and Crate Construction by Forest Products Laboratory (U.S.) (1921)
"Nails driven through and clinched, or bolts, are preferable for this fastening. scabbing—In figure 2, Plate XIII, the use of scabbing is ..."

4. History of Labour in the United States by John Rogers Commons (1918)
"Mutual " scabbing," 484. Refusal of the Order to participate in the eight- hour movement of 1890, 484. Final efforts for a reconciliation, 485. ..."

5. Lectures on the principles of surgery: Delivered at Bellevue Hospital by William Holme Van Buren (1884)
"Other modes of healing—scabbing—Histology of the process of repair. ... is scabbing, or healing under a scab or crust. It occurs spontaneously, under ..."

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