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scooter

noun [C]  us   /ˈsku̬t·ər/

scooter noun [C] (TOY)

a child’s vehicle with two or three small wheels joined to the bottom of a narrow board and a long vertical handle fixed to the front wheel. The rider stands with one foot on the board and pushes against the ground with the other foot, while turning the handle to direct movement.

scooter noun [C] (MOTOR VEHICLE)

a motor vehicle with two wheels, that is similar to, but smaller than, a motorcycle
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