What does the word scab mean?

Usage examples for scab

  1. Whenever the scab makes its appearance, the whole flock should be examined, and every one having the least abrasion eruption of the skin should be put under medical treatment. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  2. Listen- that she take the bread from our mouths, she is traditore- scab. – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009

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