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scrub up

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  1. scrub, scrub upverb

    wash thoroughly

    "surgeons must scrub prior to an operation"


  1. scrub upverb

    to clean or wash by scrubbing

  2. scrub upverb

    to dress up


  1. scrub up

    "Scrub up" generally has two meanings: 1) In the medical context, it refers to the act of thoroughly cleaning one's hands and arms before a surgical or medical procedure to prevent the spread of germs and infections. 2) In a broader context, "scrub up" can also mean to make oneself clean, neat, and presentable, especially for a special occasion, often through washing, grooming and sometimes wearing formal or nice clothes.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scrub up in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scrub up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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    having a build with little fat or muscle but with long limbs
    A equivalent
    B soft-witted
    C ectomorphic
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