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Meaning of “scrub” - Learner’s Dictionary

scrub

noun     /skrʌb/
BUSHES [U]
bushes and small trees that grow in a dry areaDeserts, prairies and wildernessesTypes of plant
CLEANING [no plural]
If you give something a scrub, you clean it by rubbing it with a brush: I gave my hands a scrub.Cleaning generallyPersonal hygiene and appearance - general wordsCleaning and tidying places and things
(Definition of scrub noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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