Scaffold

What is Scaffold?

Scaffold definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
a temporary structure for holding workers and materials during the erection, repair, or decoration of a building.
an elevated platform on which a criminal is executed, usually by hanging.
a raised platform or stage for exhibiting spectacles, seating spectators, etc.
any raised framework.

a suspended platform that is used by painters, window washers, and others for working on a tall structure, as a skyscraper.
Metallurgy. any piling or fusion of materials in a blast furnace, obstructing the flow of gases and preventing the uniform descent of the charge.
a system of raised frameworks; scaffolding.

verb (used with object)
to furnish with a scaffold or scaffolding.
to support by or place on a scaffold.

 

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