Noun(1) (astrology(2) the eighth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about October 23 to November 21(3) arachnid of warm dry regions having a long segmented tail ending in a venomous stinger
(1) As the frog struggles against the current with the scorpion on his back, he suddenly feels the piercing sting of the scorpion 's tail.(2) Turning swiftly toward its prey, the scorpion darts forward with pincers outstretched, finally grabbing and stinging its victim.(3) Inceoglu collected venom - carefully - by permitting scorpions to sting vials covered with a film.(4) A few yards away, a South African officer has found one of the small but highly poisonous scorpions which infest the area.(5) Some of the more poisonous scorpions lived in the deserts of Egypt.
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