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Main Entry: 1shave
Pronunciation: primarystressshamacrv
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): shaved; shaved or shavˇen /primarystressshamacr-vschwan/; shavˇing
1 a : to cut off in thin layers or shreds b : to cut off closely
2 a : to cut the hair from (as the head) close to the roots b : to cut off hair or beard close to the skin
3 : to come close to or touch lightly in passing <the tire shaved the curb>

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