Scute Definition

skyo͝ot
noun
Any external bony or horny plate, as on some fishes and many reptiles.
Webster's New World
Any scalelike structure.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Scute

Noun

Singular:
scute
Plural:
scutes

Origin of Scute

  • From Latin scūtum shield scutum

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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