Pronunciation: (skouur'ingz, skou'ur-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scourings.html on line 77 [key]
—n. (used with a pl. v.)
1. dirt or refuse removed by scouring.
2. refuse removed from grain.
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