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English definition of “mark sth out”

mark sth out

verb uk phrasal verb with mark   /mɑːk/ us    /mɑːrk/
to show the shape or position of something by drawing a line around it: He'd marked out a volleyball court on the beach with a stick.Showing and demonstrating
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