What does Scutum mean?

Scutum in AZ Dictionary

(n) identify scute.
(n) An oblong shield manufactured from panels or wickerwork covered with leather-based, with occasionally an iron rim; held mainly by the heavy-armed infantry for the Roman military.
(n) A scute.

Scutum in Apiculture Dictionary

shield-shaped part of the back of the thorax of some pests including Apis mellifera (honey bees). Often split into three places: the anterior prescutum, the scutum, in addition to smaller posterior scutellum. by TeodoroReport definition

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  • Sentence for "Scutum"
  • Cross Reference for "Scutum"
    • abdominal scutum, cephalothoracic scutum
  • Form for "Scutum"
    • Scuti
  • Same Context for "Scutum"
    • scutcheon, antiquior, rationibus, comitatu, sollicitam
  • Variant for "Scutum"
    • thorax
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