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scrum

noun     /skrʌm/
[C] (also scrummage) in the sport of rugby , a group of attacking players from each team who come together with their heads down and arms joined , and push against each other, trying to take control of the ball RugbyGeneral terms used in ball sports [S] a situation in which a group of people push each other to get to a place or obtain somethingPushing and shovingGroups of people scrummager     /ˈskrʌm.ɪ.dʒər/ US  /-dʒɚ/ noun [C] RugbyGeneral terms used in ball sports
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