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English definition of “shuffle”

shuffle

noun [C] (MOVEMENT)   /ˈʃʌf·əl/
the act of moving things to different positions or into a different order : She gave her papers a quick shuffle. A shuffle is also a change in people or their positions in an organization : The top-level shuffle brought Groncki into the White House .
(Definition of shuffle noun (MOVEMENT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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