|1.||[ noun ] a platform from which criminals are executed (hanged or beheaded)|
|Related terms:||platform instrument_of_execution|
|2.||[ verb ] provide with a scaffold for support|
"scaffold the building before painting it"
|Related terms:||hold scaffolding|
|3.||[ noun ] a temporary arrangement erected around a building for convenience of workers|
|Related terms:||arrangement scaffolding|