schub

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch schubbe, scubbe. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

schub f (plural schubben, diminutive schubje n or schubbetje n)

  1. scale (keratinous segment of certain animals' skin)
  2. pigmented, chitinous segment of butterfly wings
  3. a similarly flaky part of the exterior of plants

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