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|Verb||1.||scoop out - hollow out with a scoop; "scoop out a melon"|
|2.||scoop out - take out or up with or as if with a scoop; "scoop the sugar out of the container"|
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
dip - scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface; "dip water out of a container"