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Main Entry: 1scope
Pronunciation: primarystressskomacrp
Function: noun
Etymology: from Italian scopo "aim, purpose, goal," from Greek skopos "watcher, goal, aim" --related to BISHOP, EPISCOPAL, HOROSCOPE --see Word History at BISHOP
1 : space or opportunity for action or thought <full scope for expression>
2 : area or amount included, reached, or viewed : RANGE <a subject broad in scope>

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