Scalled

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Scalled Scabby; scurfy; scall. "With scalled brows black."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • scalled Scabby; affected with scald: as, a scald head.
    • scalled Hence Scurvy; mean; paltry; wretched; contemptible.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Scalled scabby: mean
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Ice. skalli, bald head.

Usage

In literature:

When Don Juan scalles the wall, there's never a want of a Leporello to hold the ladder.
"The History of Pendennis" by William Makepeace Thackeray
There is favus or scall-head, called also "porrigo," which has its primary seat in the hair follicles.
"Fungi: Their Nature and Uses" by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
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In science:

By using the above scalling law (11) we plotted by open circles in figure 5 (a) the energies computed according to Eq. (10) with τ = n for various isotopic chains.
Systematics of 2+ states in semi-magic nuclei
Plotted on a scale between 0 and 1 (left panel), the scalling function seems to be almost constant.
Equal-time correlation function for directed percolation
The scheme of the paper is the following: Thanks to a scalling, we reduce the problem (1.12) to the resolution of linear Schr¨odinger equations with a harmonic time dependent potential, and we will see, using Assumption 1.5, that these equations have periodic solutions.
The WKB method and geometric instability for non linear Schrodinger equations on surfaces
It is an open problem, but the correct scalling to this is also known, the weak-coupling limit, and we refer to Bobylev, Pulvirenti and Saffirio and the references therein for more information on this topic and partial results.
Propagation of chaos for the spatially homogeneous Landau equation for maxwellian molecules
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