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- v. To remove scale from the surface of a metal, especially from the inner surfaces of boilers etc.
- v. To remove the scales from a fish etc.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. to remove the scales from; -- e.g. of fish, or water boilers.
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- v. remove the scales from
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