a plant, Vallota speciosa, of the amaryllis family, native to southern Africa, having clusters of funnel-shaped, scarlet flowers.
- Scar carcinoma
scar carcinoma n. Adenocarcinoma of the lung due to a peripheral lung scar or interstitial fibrosis.
adjective, scarcer, scarcest. 1. insufficient to satisfy the need or demand; not abundant: Meat and butter were scarce during the war. 2. seldom met with; rare: a scarce book. adverb 3. scarcely. Idioms 4. make oneself scarce, Informal. to depart, especially suddenly. to stay away; avoid. adjective 1. rarely encountered 2. insufficient to meet the […]
adverb 1. barely; hardly; not quite: The light is so dim we can scarcely see. 2. definitely not: This is scarcely the time to raise such questions. 3. probably not: You could scarcely have chosen better. adverb 1. hardly at all; only just 2. (often ironic) probably not or definitely not: that is scarcely justification […]
- Scarcely ever
see: hardly ever