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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 scaly /ˈskeli/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 scaly /ˈskelɪ/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scal·y a.
 1. Covered or abounding with scales; as, a scaly fish. Scaly crocodile.”
 2. Resembling scales, laminae, or layers.
 3. Mean; low; as, a scaly fellow. [Low]
 4. Bot. Composed of scales lying over each other; as, a scaly bulb; covered with scales; as, a scaly stem.
 Scaly ant-eater Zool., the pangolin.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: rough to the touch; covered with scales or scurf [syn: lepidote,
              leprose, scabrous, scurfy]
      2: having the body covered or partially covered with thin horny
         plates, as some fish and reptiles [syn: scaley, scaled]
      [also: scaliest, scalier]