scur

\ ˈskər(‧) \

Definition of scur

 (Entry 1 of 2)

variant spelling of skirr:1

scur

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of scur (Entry 2 of 2)

: a small rounded portion of horn tissue attached to the skin of the horn pit of a polled animal

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History and Etymology for scur

Noun

English dialect scur scab, scurf, perhaps alteration of scurf entry 1

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“Scur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scur. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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