Middle English Dictionary Entry

skeu n.(2)
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Arch. (a) Beveled stone used to form the slope of a gable coping, the offset of a buttress, etc.; a piece of such stone, a skew; ~ scapeled; (b) in cpds. & combs.: ~ assheler, squared, hewed stone cut at an angle; ~ creste, a parapet made of beveled stone; ~ lermer, ?a projecting stone molding with a beveled edge [cp. lermer n.]; ~ table, ?a stone slab or tablet with a beveled edge.