Pronunciation: (skuch), [key]
1. to dress (flax) by beating.
2. to dress (brick or stone); scotch.
1. Also called scutch'er. a device for scutching flax fiber.
2. Also,scotch.a small picklike tool with two cutting edges for trimming brick.
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