from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Same as
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun engraving A toy which imitates the sound of tearing cloth, -- used by drawing it across the back of unsuspecting persons.
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- noun UK, dated A
toywhich imitatesthe soundof tearing cloth, used by drawing it across the back of unsuspecting persons.
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"scratchback" -- the same which, in the palmy days of Greenwich or
Practical Taxidermy A manual of instruction to the amateur in collecting, preserving, and setting up natural history specimens of all kinds. To which is added a chapter upon the pictorial arrangement of museums. With additional instructions in modelling and artistic taxidermy.
I tried the widget and got my link on the scratchback homepage … Looks fun and easy. reply