noun \ˈske(ə)rm, ˈskərm\

Definition of scherm




  1. :  screen, fence a brushwood scherm; also :  a plot enclosed by a scherm

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Origin and Etymology of scherm

Afrikaans skerm, from Dutch scherm screen, curtain, from Middle Dutch, screen, fence, protection; akin to Old High German skerm, skirm shield, Latin corium skin, hide — more at cuirass

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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