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fanning (out)

verb
present participle of fan (out)

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1 to arrange the parts of (something) over a wider area
  • the accordionist smoothly fanned out the bellows of his instrument as he played

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2 to extend outwards from or as if from a central point
  • most of the city's subway lines fan out from this central station

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“Fanning (out).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fanning%20%28out%29. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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