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skeleton shrimp | skeletonize | skeletonizer | skellum | skelly | skelp | skelter | sken | skene | skene arch | skep


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skelpn. [Cf. Prov. E. skelp to kick severely, to move rapidly; Gael. sgealp, n., a slap with the palm of the hand, v., to strike with the palm of the hand.].
  •  A blow; a smart stroke.  Brockett.  [1913 Webster]
  •  A squall; also, a heavy fall of rain.  [1913 Webster]
skelpv. t. 
  •  To strike; to slap.  C. Reade.  [1913 Webster]
  •  To form into skelp, as a plate or bar of iron by rolling; also, to bend round (a skelp) in tube making.  [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
     A wrought-iron plate from which a gun barrel or pipe is made by bending and welding the edges together, and drawing the thick tube thus formed.  [1913 Webster]

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