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English definition of “scoop”


noun [C] (TOOL)    /skuːp/
a tool with a deep bowl-shaped end that is used to dig out and move a soft substance or powder : a measuring scoop an ice-cream scoopKitchen utensils the amount held by a scoop: Just one scoop of mashed potato for me, please .Informal measurements of volumeMeasurements of volume
(Definition of scoop noun (TOOL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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