- variant of sub- before c, p, t: susceptible.
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Eroded -sus: gnawed; a margin with irregular teeth and emarginations.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith
There is no need for the traveller to penetrate so far as either the Sahara or the Sus.In the Tail of the Peacock
The genus is placed by Linnus among his bellu, between equus and sus.Eccentricities of the Animal Creation.
So that the ancients do not help us much to any knowledge of the Sus.
An aged Israelite with a long train of mules came from the Sus that morning.
- a suspect
- a variant spelling of suss (def. 2)
See also sus laws
C20: shortened from suspicion
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