adjective, scurf·i·er, scurf·i·est.
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH scurfyscurfy , scurvy.
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If the scurfy ears are only a part of a general scurfiness of the skin, the condition of the animal needs attention.Special Report on Diseases of Cattle|U.S. Department of Agriculture
Head of ordinary size, and with part of the hind neck bare and scurfy.A Synopsis of the Birds of North America|John James Audubon
The skin may be abnormally dry and scurfy or moist and offensive.
A scurfy or warty top, the protuberances of which rub easily off, leaving the skin intact.
In pathology, a dry papulous or pimply eruption of the skin, terminating in scurfy exfoliations.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley