scaffolding (uncountable)

  1. A temporary modular system of tubes (or formerly wood) forming a framework used to support people and material in the construction or repair of buildings and other large structures.
  2. (programming) Source code etc. that is incomplete and serves as a basis for further development.
  3. (figurative) Any framework or support.
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  1. present participle of scaffold#English|scaffold

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