scaly
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scaly
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (covered in scales)
a. escamoso
Harvey climbed the scaly trunk of the palm tree.Harvey trepó por el tronco escamoso de la palmera.
b. con escamas (invariable)
Salmon have scaly, silver-colored skin.El salmón tiene la piel plateada con escamas.
2. (dry and flaking)
a. escamoso
This type of eczema is characterized by white, scaly patches of skin.Este tipo de eczema se caracteriza por manchas de piel blanca escamosa.
3. (covered in scale)
a. lleno de sarro
White vinegar is recommended for cleaning a scaly kettle.Se recomienda el vinagre blanco para limpiar un hervidor lleno de sarro.
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scaly
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (fish)
a. con escamas
2. (skin)
a. escamoso(a)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
scaly [ˈskeɪlɪ]
adjective
scalier (comparative)scaliest (superlative) escamoso
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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silverberry scaly hair
escamas del eleagno espinoso
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