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English definition of “scavenge”


verb [I, T]     /ˈskævɪndʒ/
to search for food or for useful things that have been thrown awayAnimal (non-human) behaviourSearching
scavenger noun [C] a person or animal who scavengesPlants and animals - general words
(Definition of scavenge verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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