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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SCROLLING

Scrolling the mouse over said text displays the error and any changes.

Thus a topic can be found by scrolling the text and scanning the right margin.

Good gilding size is very essential in the art of scrolling.

It has scrolling branches, supporting sixteen lights, and bears the date 1698.

Scrolling the mouse over the word will show the correction indicated in the End-Notes.

Scrolling the mouse over such text will display the change that was made.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1400, "roll of parchment or paper," altered (by association with rolle "roll") from scrowe (c.1200), from Anglo-French escrowe, Old French escroe "scrap, roll of parchment," from Frankish *skroda "shred" or a similar Germanic source, from Proto-Germanic *skrauth- (cf. Old English screada "piece cut off, cutting, scrap;" see shred (n.)). As an ornament on furniture or in architecture, from 1610s.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.