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Multiple Meanings
scruples

She doesn’t share my scruples on the subject.
ethical or moral principles that discourage certain kinds of action

Much more rarely, scruple can be used as a verb meaning "hesitate on moral grounds" as in "He lied and did not even scruple about it."

Even more rarely and archaically, at one time a scruple was a measure of weight equal to 20 grains (about 1.3 grams).
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