Examples of scaffold in a Sentence
The condemned man was led to the scaffold.
Recent Examples of scaffold from the Web
Eighty days after implantation, there was a 50-fold cellular expansion along the SEED’s scaffold.
Scenic designer Brian Sidney Bembridge uses a dramatic, rolling ring of scaffolds and a radiant backdrop.
Portland Fire & Rescue crews arrived on the scene shortly after 9 a.m., set up a rope-and-pulley system on the roof, and lowered firefighters to the scaffold, the Fire & Rescue said.
One worker was knocked off a scaffold next to the alkylation unit and left dangling over the fire, according to two sources.
Buy Photo A 27-year-old man was reported in critical condition after being shocked by an electrical wire, then falling off a three-story scaffold in the city’s Kensington section on Wednesday morning, a Fire Department spokesman said.
In 1998, the company was fined $250,000 after a scaffold failed in Maine, throwing a communications tower worker to the ground, 200 feet below.
Tzompantli were ceremonial wooden scaffolds used in many ancient cultures of the Americas to display the skulls of human sacrifices.
Built on what was described by the Fontana Herald News as the world’s longest scaffold, the pizza was made from 8,000 pounds of dough, 5,600 pounds of sauce and 3,600 pounds of cheese.
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SCAFFOLD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of scaffold for English Language Learners
: a temporary or movable platform or structure on which a person stands or sits while working high above the floor or ground
: a platform or structure on which criminals are killed by being hanged or beheaded
SCAFFOLD Defined for Kids
Definition of scaffold for Students
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