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English definition of “rake”

rake

verb [I or T] (USE TOOL)    /reɪk/
to use a rake to make earth level or to collect leaves : In the autumn I rake (up) the dead leaves . Rake (over) the soil before planting the seeds .Gardening toolsTools
(Definition of rake verb (USE TOOL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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