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English definition of “scrub”

scrub

verb [T] (STOP)    /skrʌb/ (-bb-) (US usually scratch) informal
to decide not to do something you had planned to do: We had to scrub our plans when I lost my job. → Synonym cancelCancelling and interrupting
(Definition of scrub verb (STOP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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