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scale3 a set of numbered marks made at evenly spaced points along a ruler, thermometer, or other measuring device. [6 definitions]
scalene triangle a triangle that has three sides with different lengths.
scallop a small animal that lives in the ocean and has two rounded, ribbed shells that protect its soft body. The hinged shells open and close with a large muscle. People sometimes eat this muscle. Scallops are mollusks and are closely related to clams and mussels. [4 definitions]
scalp the skin on the top and back of the head and usually covered by hair. [3 definitions]
scaly covered with scales.
scamper to run quickly or playfully.
scan to read or look over quickly. [5 definitions]
Scandinavia a region in northern Europe made up of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland.
Scandinavian of or having to do with Scandinavia, or its peoples or languages. [2 definitions]
scanner2 a device that scans printed material and changes it into an electronic signal that can be read by a computer.
scant barely enough; very little. [2 definitions]
scar the mark left when a wound has healed. [3 definitions]
scarce in short supply. [2 definitions]
scarcely almost not; just barely. [2 definitions]
scare to frighten. [4 definitions]
scarecrow a figure of a person made from stuffed clothes and placed in a field to scare birds away from crops.
scared feeling fear; afraid.
scarf1 a long piece of cloth or knitted material worn around the neck, head, or shoulders.
scarlet a bright red or reddish orange color. [2 definitions]
scarves a plural form of "scarf."
scary causing fear; frightening.