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Scout

scout

To reject with contempt, as something absurd; to treat with ridicule; to flout; as, to scout an idea or an apology. Flout 'em and scout 'em.

Origin: Icel. Skta a taunt; cf. Icel. Skuta to jut out, skota to shove, skjta to shoot, to shove. See Shoot.


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by IceHot
Thu Jun 10, 2010 11:51 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What kind of Spider is this?
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What in the world??!?

It is actually an alien scout, sent to our planet to spy on human activity. Next time you see one, you should capture and interrogate it.

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by Jammerz
Mon Sep 24, 2007 10:19 pm
 
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killing bacteria

@victor I agree. Only 199869885876 enzymes to scout through :) is that a precise number?? :lol:

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by victor
Sun May 07, 2006 1:23 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: killing bacteria
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killing bacteria

@victor I agree. Only 199869885876 enzymes to scout through :) @rg Very good idea. Let's sink our gardens in salt water :)

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by MrMistery
Fri May 05, 2006 7:03 pm
 
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