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scaffold

(skaf′ōld″)
A framework or structural element that holds cells or tissues together.

scaffold,

n a support, either natural or artificial, that maintains tissue contour.
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So, the scaffolding was made again, and Kit, climbing up with the poker for a hammer, knocked in the nail and hung up the cage, to the immeasurable delight of the whole family.
Build a house round her," they cried, and at once everybody perceived that this was the thing to do; in a moment a hundred fairy sawyers were among the branches, architects were running round Maimie, measuring her; a bricklayer's yard sprang up at her feet, seventy-five masons rushed up with the foundation stone and the Queen laid it, overseers were appointed to keep the boys off, scaffoldings were run up, the whole place rang with hammers and chisels and turning lathes, and by this time the roof was on and the glaziers were putting in the windows.
FIRE crews were called after scaffolding collapsed on to a pavement on a residential street.
Its portfolio of specialized industrial services include scaffolding, coatings, insulation, refractory, formwork and shoring, specialty mechanical services, cathodic protection, and other related crafts.
Contract notice: Providing of Scaffolding Services.
Workmen have confirmed they will be taking down scaffolding currently shrouding the frontage of the building.
A DAD who allowed his 10-year-old son to climb six metre high scaffolding while he carried out roof repairs was ordered to carry out community service.
The workshop reviewed several issues including awareness and guidance activities where the Health, Safety & Environment Engineer Loay Mahmoud delivered a lecture about the hazards and methods of preventing scaffolding accidents.
A COVENTRY scaffolding firm has expanded its workforce after revealing huge growth - with the company increasing its turnover by 283 per cent in a year.
with eight safety violations, including one willful, for scaffolding hazards found during stone installation at a Hegins, Pa.
Dubai The three recent scaffolding collapses which led to the deaths of at least four people in less than a month have raised key safety questions in construction sites.
Ease of building, safety in operation and durability of construction were paramount considerations for his creation, which he made out of construction scaffolding.