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Scab

Pronunciation: skăb
n.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, esp. when it appears on sheep.
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.
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.
8.(Bot.) Any one of various more or less destructive fungus diseases attacking cultivated plants, and usually forming dark-colored crustlike spots.
v. i.1.To become covered with a scab; as, the wound scabbed over.
[imp. & p. p. Scabbed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Scabbing.]
2.to take the place of a striking worker.
Noun1.scab - someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
2.scab - the crustlike surface of a healing skin lesion
Verb1.scab - form a scab; "the wounds will eventually scab"
2.scab - take the place of work of someone on strike
Synonyms: blackleg, rat
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