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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Scab(0.01108 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Scab.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
[syn: strikebreaker, blackleg, rat]
2: the crustlike surface of a healing skin lesion
v 1: form a scab; “the wounds will eventually scab”
2: take the place of work of someone on strike [syn: rat, blackleg]
English → English (gcide)
Scab \Scab\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Scabbed; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To become covered with a scab; as, the wound scabbed over.
2. to take the place of a striking worker.
Scab \Scab\ (sk[a^]b), n. [OE. scab, scabbe, shabbe; cf. AS.
sc[ae]b, sceabb, scebb, Dan. & Sw. skab, and also L. scabies,
fr. scabere to scratch, akin to E. shave. See Shave, and
cf. Shab, Shabby.]
1. An incrustation over a sore, wound, vesicle, or pustule,
formed by the drying up of the discharge from the diseased
2. The itch in man; also, the scurvy. [Colloq. or Obs.]
3. The mange, esp. when it appears on sheep. --Chaucer.
4. A disease of potatoes producing pits in their surface,
caused by a minute fungus (Tiburcinia Scabies).
5. (Founding) A slight irregular protuberance which defaces
the surface of a casting, caused by the breaking away of a
part of the mold.
6. A mean, dirty, paltry fellow. [Low] --Shak.
7. 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. [Cant]
8. (Bot.) Any one of various more or less destructive fungus
diseases attacking cultivated plants, and usually forming
dark-colored crustlike spots.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]