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scatterings

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plural of scattering

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1 an act or process in which something scatters or is scattered
  • the scattering of the protesters suddenly turned violent and chaotic

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2 a small number
  • a scattering of people in the mostly empty theater

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“Scatterings.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scatterings. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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