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wainscotwain‧scot /ˈweɪnskət, -skɒt $ -skət, -skɑːt/ noun [countable]  DHH British English old-fashioned a skirting board syn baseboard American English
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wainscotIts floors and wainscot were dark redwood, its walls a soft gray.They could hear the wood splintering under his teeth - a sound like a mouse in a shed wainscot at midnight.
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