Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A scallop.
  • n. A regular, curving indenture in the margin of anything.
  • n. A bearing or charge consisting of an escalop shell, considered as a sign that the bearer had been on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A bivalve shell of the genus Pecten. See scallop.
  • n. A regular, curving indenture in the margin of anything. See Scallop.
  • n.
  • n. The figure or shell of an escalop, considered as a sign that the bearer had been on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
  • n. A bearing or a charge consisting of an escalop shell.

Etymologies

Old French escalope ("shell"), French escalope ("a sort of cut of meat"). (Wiktionary)

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