\skˈuːp], \skˈuːp], \s_k_ˈuː_p]\
Definitions of SCOOP
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
A surgical instrument of the shape of a spoon, which is used for the extraction of certain foreign bodies. The scoop is often employed to extract balls impacted in the soft parts; to remove calculi from the urinary bladder in lithotomy, &c. A small scoop is sometimes used to extract foreign bodies from the meatus auditorius externus, nasal fossae, &c.
By Robley Dunglison
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
n. [Dutch, Danish, German] A vessel with a long handle used to raise or throw out water or other fluid;â€”a small hollow piece of wood for bailing boats -small metallic vessel without a handle used for lifting tea, sugar, &c., in small quantities to the weighing scale,;â€”a sort of pan for holding coals in a room ; coal-skuttle;-in surgery, a spoon-shaped vessel used to extract certain, foreign bodies;- a basin-like cavity;- a sweep; a stroke; & swoop.