land on which the natural vegetation is chiefly scrub.
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.
noun 1. any of several pines, as the jack pine, characterized by a scrubby or irregular manner of growth, usually found in dry, sandy soil.
- Scrub round
verb 1. (intransitive, preposition) (informal) to waive; avoid or ignore: we can scrub round the rules