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Main Entry: scatĚter
Pronunciation: primarystressskat-schwar
Function: verb
1 : to cause to separate widely <wind scattered the dry leaves>
2 : to place or leave here and there <scattered their toys all over the house>
3 : to sow widely and without pattern
4 : to separate and go in different directions <the crowd scattered>
5 : to occur or fall without pattern <lakes scattered everywhere in the hills>

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