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English definition of “Scout”

Scout

noun [C]     /skaʊt/
a boy or girl who is a member of the Scouts: a group of Scouts a new Scout leader/troopNamed organizations and societies and their members the Scouts [plural] UK (US the Boy/Girl Scouts) an international organization that encourages young people of all ages to take part in activities outside and to become responsible and independent → Compare the GuidesNamed organizations and societies and their members
(Definition of Scout noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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