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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sca·brous /ˈskæbrəs ||ˈske-/
 (a.)粗糙的,多痂的,難解決的,猥褻的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sca·brous a.
 1. Rough to the touch, like a file; having small raised dots, scales, or points; scabby; scurfy; scaly.
 2. Fig.: Harsh; unmusical. [R.]
    His verse is scabrous and hobbling.   --Dryden.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 scabrous
      adj 1: rough to the touch; covered with scales or scurf [syn: lepidote,
              leprose, scaly, scurfy]
      2: dealing with salacious or indecent material; "a scabrous
         novel"