Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

eschar

play
noun es·char \ˈes-ˌkär\

Definition of eschar

  1. :  a scab formed especially after a burn




Medical Dictionary

eschar

play
noun es·char \ˈes-ˌkär\

Medical Definition of eschar

  1. :  a scab formed especially after a burn




Learn More about eschar


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up eschar? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a simplified speech bridging languages

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

confounded-person

Which is a synonym of indolent?

lazy frenetic philistine melancholy
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ