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To scutch 100 pounds of broken flax clean, 130 hours of labour are required by the German swinging method.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Scutch′er, one who dresses hedges: an implement used in scutching, esp.
Scutch is the name given to a manure made from the waste products incidental to the manufacture of glue and the dressing of skins.Manures and the principles of manuring|Charles Morton Aikman
The affray at Ferrara put the scutch upon the mighty railway scheme.Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber|James Aitken Wylie
It was a moor at the time of the battle in 1485, overgrown with thistles and scutch-grass.England, Picturesque and Descriptive|Joel Cook