Scarn bee
Scarn \Scarn\, n. [Icel. skarn; akin to AS. scearn. Cf. {Shearn}.] Dung. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] --Ray. [1913 Webster]

{Scarn bee} (Zo["o]l.), a dung beetle. [1913 Webster]


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  • Scarn — Scarn, n. [Icel. skarn; akin to AS. scearn. Cf. {Shearn}.] Dung. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] Ray. [1913 Webster] {Scarn bee} (Zo[ o]l.), a dung beetle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scarn — North Country (Newcastle) Words dung of cattle scarn bee a beetle …   English dialects glossary

  • sharn — North Country (Newcastle) Words dung of cattle scarn bee a beetle …   English dialects glossary

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