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Definition of Scar


  1. A mark in the skin or flesh of an animal, made by a wound or ulcer, and remaining after the wound or ulcer is healed; a cicatrix; a mark left by a previous injury; a blemish; a disfigurement.
  2. A mark left upon a stem or branch by the fall of a leaf, leaflet, or frond, or upon a seed by the separation of its support. See Illust.. under Axillary.
  3. To mark with a scar or scars.
  4. To form a scar.
  5. An isolated or protruding rock; a steep, rocky eminence; a bare place on the side of a mountain or steep bank of earth.
  6. A marine food fish, the scarus, or parrot fish.
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Scar Translations

scar in Dutch is wondteken, litteken
scar in Finnish is arpi
scar in French is cicatrice, stigmate
scar in German is Narbe
scar in Italian is strato erboso
scar in Norwegian is arr
scar in Portuguese is cicatriz
scar in Spanish is cicatriz