Rub (someone or something) hard so as to clean them, typically with a brush and water
Vegetation consisting mainly of brushwood or stunted forest growth
he scrubbed the kitchen floor
there the buildings ended and the scrub began
A jay with blue and gray plumage and no crest, found in Mexico, the western US, and central Florida
A shrubby dwarf oak that forms thickets
An exfoliating cosmetic preparation, applied to the body to cleanse the skin
An area of mulga trees; the vegetation of such trees.
Travel through thick vegetation on foot or horseback
A secretive Australian songbird with mainly brown plumage and a long tail, now rare
A rural landholding covered in thick brushwood or stunted forest growth
A hard brush for scrubbing floors, pots and pans, etc.
A feral bull living in the outback
Ride on horseback through thick vegetation in pursuit of wild or straying cattle
A fire that burns the low-growing vegetation in an area of open countryside
Skin irritation caused by the parasitic larvae of mites, particularly as experienced in northern tropical Australia
A nurse who assists a surgeon by performing certain specialized duties during a surgical operation
An expanse of relatively flat country with a patchy growth of grasses, bushes, and small trees
A hygienic outfit worn by surgeons and other surgical staff while performing or assisting at an operation
Australian vegetation consisting of seasonally dry tropical or subtropical rainforest
A machine used to clear thick vegetation from an area of land
A large heavy roller used for crushing bushes and small trees prior to clearing
A rickettsial disease transmitted to humans by mites and found in parts of eastern Asia
A tract thickly covered with ‘mahogany’ or jarrah trees.
Any of various shrubs or small trees of the family Asteraceae (Compositae), found in coastal areas of southernmost New Zealand, which have leathery leaves densely hairy underneath; especially Brachyglottis rotundifolia (Senecio reinoldii), or (less frequently) any of several kinds of daisy bush, Olearia spp., especially O. colensoi.
Thoroughly clean one’s hands and arms, especially before performing surgery
A brown ground-dwelling songbird, Atrichornis clamosus (family Atrichornithidae), which is now found only rarely in a small area of south-western Australia.
Remove dirt by rubbing hard
A hickory tree that bears nuts with thin husks