skiffling

noun
skif·​fling | \ ˈskifliŋ, -lēŋ \
plural -s

Definition of skiffling

: rough dressing of stone by knocking off projections

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History and Etymology for skiffling

probably alteration of scabbling, gerund of scabble

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“Skiffling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skiffling. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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