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ruck

noun uk   /rʌk/ us  

ruck noun (CROWD)

the ruck ordinary people or things, that you consider boring: Carter's brilliant second novel lifted her out of the ruck (of average writers). [C] specialized sports a group of players in rugby who are all together around the ball

ruck noun (FOLD)

[C] a fold
(Definition of ruck from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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