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Definition of Offscouring
Offscouring Off"scour`ing, n. [Off + scour.]
That which is scoured off; hence, refuse; rejected matter;
that which is vile or despised. --Lam. iii. 45.
Meaning of Offscouring from wikipedia
the emigration. Some, particularly
in the early years
were "the offscourings
of Canton--gaol-birds, loafers
and vagabonds," who swiftly deserted
- The waste
of any thing, the droppings
of trees, sweepings, offscourings
, rubbish, filth
Sterry, Paul; Hughes, Barry
(2009). Complete Guide
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