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A narrow, spoonlike instrument for extracting the contents of cavities or cysts.
[A.S. skopa]
Drug slang A regional term for GHB
Emergency Scoop stretcher


A spoon-shaped surgical instrument.

bone scoop

A curette for scraping or removing necrosed bone or the contents of suppurative tracts.

bullet scoop

A spoon-shaped object used for dislodging bullets or shrapnel.

ear scoop

A curet for removing middle ear granulations.

lithotomy scoop

An instrument for dislodging encysted stones or debris.

mastoid scoop

An instrument used in mastoid operations.

renal scoop

An instrument used to dislodge or remove small stones from the pelvis of a kidney.
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Silver-plated and bone scoops generally sell for around PS10 to PS30, bone scoops being harder to find than metal ones.
Then, in the drinking glass, carefully layer pieces of cookie, Hagen-Dazs Belgian Chocolate mini scoops and chocolate shavings.
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It takes one banana, three scoops of ice cream, a dribble of chocolate sauce, and three squirts of whipped cream .
Making the summer even sweeter, Ben & Jerry's is leaving the almighty scoop in Bostonian's hands and asking them to direct the Scoop Truck to its next destination through Twitter @BenJerrysTruck and Facebook.
As part of 31 Cent Scoop Night's annual celebration, The Dunkin' Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation is once again making a $100,000 donation to support the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.
Fill cooked crepes (buy them prepared in the produce section of selected markets) with scoops of ice cream and quickly make rolls or envelopes, then top with desired sauce - ranging from peach, pineapple or raspberry to hot fudge or chocolate, zipped up with a little grated orange peel or a splash of liqueur.
Even though we're giving scoops away to everyone, regardless of whether they vote or not, we hope they still take part in their civic duty.
27 /PRNewswire/ -- Baskin-Robbins, the world's largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, today launched a new way for Baskin-Robbins Facebook fans to earn free scoops of ice cream.
The contenders in our ``Chip Bowl'' included newly introduced Tostitos Scoops, a white corn tortilla chip that refers to itself as the ``the dip lover's chip''; Fritos Scoops, which laud themselves as specially made for dipping; and classics including Mission Premium White Corn Tortilla Triangles and Ruffles Original Potato Chips.
For you to consume that many scoops, you'd have to eat more than 416 ice cream cones each hour for every day of your life if you lived to be 100
During 31 Cent Scoop Night last year Baskin-Robbins scooped more than 4 million scoops of ice cream