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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scaly, scaley, scaledadjective

    having the body covered or partially covered with thin horny plates, as some fish and reptiles

  2. scaledadjective

    (used of armor) having overlapping metal plates attached to a leather backing

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Scaledadjective

    Squamous; having scales like fishes.

    Etymology: from scale.

    Half my Egypt was submerg’d, and made
    A cistern for scal’d snakes. William Shakespeare, Ant and Cleopat.


  1. scaled

    Scaled refers to having been altered or adjusted in size, often proportional to a certain standard or metric. This can include enlarging, shrinking, or simply transforming an object, image, data, or model while maintaining its original properties or ratios. The purpose of scaling is often to make comparisons or calculations easier or to match or fit within a particular system or design.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scaled

    of Scale

  2. Scaledadjective

    covered with scales, or scalelike structures; -- said of a fish, a reptile, a moth, etc

  3. Scaledadjective

    without scales, or with the scales removed; as, scaled herring

  4. Scaledadjective

    having feathers which in form, color, or arrangement somewhat resemble scales; as, the scaled dove

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  1. clades

  2. decals

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scaled in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scaled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of scaled in a Sentence

  1. Rian Whitton:

    That was quite a slam dunk, they scaled it very impressively and in a short period of time.

  2. Paleontologist Xu Xing:

    A scaled animal looks cooler than a furry or feathered animal. They (film directors) want dinosaurs to be cold-blooded killing machines.

  3. Ali Abdelfattah:

    Initially we wanted something really iconic, especially for al-Haram main stations, and we found out it would be extremely expensive so we scaled down the finishing, the materials.

  4. Ashish Jha:

    If we could get some of these tests a bit more scaled up, we could use testing alone as a way to control the pandemic.

  5. Ben Perkins:

    As speeds improve, this kind of real-time product design, development and manufacture is going to be increasingly scaled, don't look at your customer base today but look at them tomorrow and think about how you need to embed these approaches and technologies ... in your organisation now.

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    a small contrasting part of something
    A mumblety-peg
    B maculation
    C profaneness
    D sapling

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