squam

noun \ˈskwäm also -wȯm\

Definition of squam

plural

-s

  1. :  sou'wester 2b

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Origin and Etymology of squam

from Squam, short for Annisquam, village in northeastern Massachusetts, where it was originally worn by fishermen


squam-

combining form
variants: or

squamo-

Definition of squam-

  1. 1 :  scale :  squama Squamata squamaceous

  2. 2 :  squamosal and squamomastoid :  squamously squamocellular

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Origin and Etymology of squam-

Latin, from squama


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