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Main Entry: 1scout
Pronunciation: primarystressskaudott
Function: verb
Etymology: Middle English scouten "to explore an area for information," from early French escouter "to listen," from Latin auscultare "to listen"
1 : to go about and observe in search of information : RECONNOITER
2 a : to make a search <scout about for firewood> b : to find by searching <scouted up the necessary supplies>

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