scapus sca·pus (skā’pəs)
n. pl. sca·pi (-pī)
A shaft or stem.
noun 1. a mark left by a healed wound, sore, or burn. 2. a lasting aftereffect of trouble, especially a lasting psychological injury resulting from suffering or trauma. 3. any blemish remaining as a trace of or resulting from injury or use. 4. Botany. a mark indicating a former point of attachment, as where a […]
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noun 1. any scarabaeid beetle, especially Scarabaeus sacer, regarded as sacred by the ancient Egyptians. 2. a representation or image of a beetle, much used among the ancient Egyptians as a symbol, seal, amulet, or the like. 3. a gem cut to resemble a beetle. noun 1. any scarabaeid beetle, esp Scarabaeus sacer (sacred scarab), […]
adjective 1. belonging or pertaining to the Scarabaeidae, a family of lamellicorn beetles, including the scarabs, dung beetles, June bugs, and cockchafers. noun 2. any scarabaeid beetle. noun 1. any beetle of the family Scarabaeidae, including the sacred scarab and other dung beetles, the chafers, goliath beetles, and rhinoceros beetles adjective 2. of, relating to, […]