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Boy Scout

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Definition of Boy Scout in English:

noun

North American or old-fashioned term for scout1 (sense 3) of the noun).
Example sentences
  • Every Boy Scout has the opportunity to participate in both shared and total leadership situations.
  • The ACLU sued Chicago Public Schools and the department in 1999 for sponsoring Boy Scout activities.
  • He had attempted to build a nuclear reactor in his mother's shed following a Boy Scout merit-badge project.

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