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- 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. 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.
Using a slice, she placed an egg on top of each escalop.
It received the name of the Cockle, from the escalop-shells of gold with which the collar of the Order was ornamented.
Put a layer of the cauliflower in an escalop dish, moisten it with Bechamel or cream sauce, and sprinkle in a little grated cheese.
Butter the escalop dish, and cover the bottom with bread crumbs.
Put a layer of sauce in a deep escalop dish, and then a layer of fish, which dredge well with salt (a table - spoonful) and pepper; then another layer of sauce, again fish, and then sauce.
Butter the escalop dishes, and put in a layer of crumbs and then one of oysters.
Put a layer of the meat in an escalop dish, then gravy, then a thin layer of crumbs; and continue this until the dish is full.
Christendom, during the Middle Ages; and the escalop shell, the device of