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English definition of “score”

score

verb [T] (MARK)    /skɔːr/ US  /skɔːr/
to make a mark or cut on the surface of something hard with a pointed tool, or to draw a line through writing: If you score the tile first, it will be easier to break. → See also underscore verbCutting and stabbingDeleting writing
(Definition of score verb (MARK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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