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

 scrof·u·lous /-ləs/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 scrof·u·lous /ˈskrɔfjələs, ˈskrɑf-/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scrof·u·lous a.
 1. Pertaining to scrofula, or partaking of its nature; as, scrofulous tumors; a scrofulous habit of body.
 2. Diseased or affected with scrofula.
    Scrofulous persons can never be duly nourished.   --Arbuthnot.
 -- Scrof*u*lous*ly, adv. -- Scrof*u*lous*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: afflicted with scrofula
      2: morally contaminated; "denounce the scrofulous wealth of the
         times"- J.D.Hart
      3: having a diseased appearance resembling scrofula; "our
         canoe...lay with her scrofulous sides on the shore"-
         Farley Mowat