scalade

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noun sca·lade \skə-ˈlād, -ˈläd\
variants: or

scalado

play \-ˈlā-(ˌ)dō, -ˈlä-\

Definition of scalade

plural

scalades

or

scalados

archaic

  1. :  escalade

Origin and Etymology of scalade

obsolete Italian scalada, from scalare to scale, from scala ladder, staircase, from Late Latin — more at scale


First Known Use: 1591

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