Scab

A hyperplastic symptom characterised by rough, crusty lesions formed by excessive cork production. A disease in which such lesions form.

Scab

• (n.) Any one of various more or less destructive fungus diseases attacking cultivated plants, and usually forming dark-colored crustlike spots. • (n.) A nickname for a workman who engages for lower wages than are fixed by the trades unions; also, for one who takes the place of a workman on a strike. • (n.) A slight irregular protub...
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scab

(skab) the crust of a superficial sore. to become covered with a crust or scab.
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scab

1. An incrustation over a sore, wound, vesicle, or pustule, formed by the drying up of the discharge from the diseased part. ... 2. The itch in man; also, the scurvy. ... 3. The mange, especially. When it appears on sheep. ... 4. A disease of potatoes producing pits in their surface, caused by a minute fungus (Tiburcinia Scabies). ... 5. A slight i...
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scab

noun the crustlike surface of a healing skin lesion
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Scab

Scab (skăb) noun [ Middle English scab , scabbe , shabbe ; confer Anglo-Saxon scæb , sceabb , scebb , Dan. & Swedish skab , and also Latin scabies , from scabere to scratch, akin to English shave . See Shave , and ...
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Scab

Scab intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Scabbed ; present participle & verbal noun Scabbing .] To become covered with a scab; as, the wound scabbed over.
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Scab

Scab noun (Botany) Any one of various more or less destructive fungus diseases attacking cultivated plants, and usually forming dark-colored crustlike spots.
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Scab

Also called Crust, is dried blood, pus, or other fluids on the surface (outer most layer) of the skin.
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Scab

Also called Crust, is dried blood, pus, or other fluids on the surface (outermost layer) of the skin.
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scab

Any of a wide range of unrelated plant diseases having a roughened, crustlike diseased area on the surface of a plant organ (e.g., apple scab, potato scab, wheat scab).
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scab

in botany, any of several bacterial or fungal diseases of plants characterized by crustaceous lesions on fruit, tuber, leaf, or stem. The term is ... [2 related articles]
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scab

in pathology, secondary skin lesion composed of dried serum, blood, or pus. See wound.[1 related articles]
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scab

scab A crust that forms over a surface denuded of epithelium, made up of clotted plasma and blood cells.
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Scab

Scab is slang for a person who breaks a work strike, a blackleg.
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scab

Type: Term Pronunciation: skab Definitions: 1. A crust formed by coagulation of blood, pus, serum, or a combination of these, on the surface of an ulcer, erosion, or other type of wound.
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scab

[n] - someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike 2. [n] - the crustlike surface of a healing skin lesion 3. [v] - take the place of work of someone on strike 4. [v] - form a scab
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