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scalade

[skuh-leyd] /skəˈleɪd/
noun, Archaic.
1.
Origin of scalade
1585-1595
First recorded in 1585-95; variant of escalade
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scalade

/skəˈleɪd/
noun (pl) -lades, -lados
1.
short for escalade
Word Origin
C16: from Old Italian scalada, from scala a ladder; see scale³
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