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English definition of “scouting”

scouting

noun [U] uk   /ˈskaʊ.tɪŋ/ us    /-t̬ɪŋ/
the activities that Scouts take part in: I have fond memories of my scouting days (= the time when I was a Scout).Societies, clubs and organizations
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