v. t.1.To scatter in pieces; to divide.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Mr Ford is now separated from the twins' mother who lives in London, and with her blessing he was preparing toscatter the ashes either on the Mawddach estuary near Barmouth or on Cader Idris - to join those of his uncle and grandfather.
At their house in Bucks, Cilla and her sons spent a long time reflecting on the best place toscatter Bobby's ashes.