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fan

verb [T]
 
 
/fæn/ ( present participle fanning, past tense and past participle fanned)
to move the air around with a fan or something used like a fan, to make it feel cooler: [often reflexive] The spectators sat in the bright sun, fanning themselves with newspapers.Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraftCool
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