Words nearby scute
Origin of scute
Examples from the Web for scute
Its highest point is always behind the centre of the scute, and is devoid of sculpture.
Nor could I satisfy myself that the margins of the scute were continuous with the surrounding bundles of connective tissue.
There is little actual increase in thickness of the scute after the first three or four years of growth.
This crest always subsides before it reaches the anterior margin of the scute, though it may extend beyond the posterior margin.
Scutig′erous, provided with a scute or scuta; Scū′tiped, having the shanks scaly, of birds.