another name for megapode
noun 1. a crestless jay, Aphelocoma coerulescens, of the western and southern U.S. and Mexico, having blue and grayish plumage.
noun 1. land on which the natural vegetation is chiefly scrub. noun 1. an area of scrub vegetation
noun 1. a nurse specially trained to assist surgeons in the operating room and serving as part of the surgically clean medical team handling instruments during an operation. scrub nurse n. A nurse who assists the surgeon in the operating room.
noun 1. any of several oaks, as Quercus ilicifolia and Q. prinoides, characterized by a scrubby manner of growth, usually found in dry, rocky soil.