Scaled vs Descale - What's the difference?

scaled | descale |


As verbs the difference between scaled and descale

is that scaled is (scale) while descale is to remove scale from the surface of a metal, especially from the inner surfaces of boilers etc.

As an adjective scaled

is (zoology) covered with scales or scale-like structures .

scaled

English

Verb

(head)
  • (scale)
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • (zoology) Covered with scales or scale-like structures.
  • Without scales, or with the scales removed.
  • scaled herring

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    descale

    English

    Verb

    (descal)
  • To remove scale from the surface of a metal, especially from the inner surfaces of boilers etc.
  • To remove the scales from a fish etc.