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English definition of “scramble”


verb [I or T] (TAKE OFF)    /ˈskræ̩/ specialized
to (cause a plane to) take off very quickly: A helicopter was scrambled within minutes of the news.Travelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air
(Definition of scramble verb (TAKE OFF) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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