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Scoop

1. To buy, especially at a discount. See also: Poop and Scoop.

2. Information, especially that which is not publicly known. A person who invests on a scoop may be guilty of insider trading.
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Forest Service firefighting resources currently supporting state and local fires include: 12 Type 1 Interagency Hotshot Crews specially trained in wildfire suppression tactics; 103 Type 2 crews; 285 engines; 5 dozers; 1 water tender; 55 support vehicles; 23 fixed wing aircraft (includes air tankers, water scoopers, lead planes and air attack); and 8 helicopters (Type 1 and Type 2).
A second reason: Their ice cream scoopers know how to spectacularly juggle your order.
From 12-year-old Haruka, who invented an environmentally friendly paper dog-poop scooper that allowed the waste to decompose (unlike plastic bags, which sealed the waste and prevented it from decomposing in landfills), to 11-year-old Tilly, who spotted the warning signs of a tsunami in Thailand and helped save 100 people, to Izidor, a maltreated Romanian orphan adopted by an American couple who devoted his young adult and adult life to bringing international attention to the plight of fellow orphans and improving their living conditions.
If you want to speed and tidy things up, here are a few things to avoid: washing the litter box whenever you have to change it; using a scooper to remove feces; or putting a regular liner (which usually gets ripped) in the box.
Boston City Hall Plaza will be turned into an ice cream parlor on June 6, 7, and 8 of this year as several ice cream companies join together for the 24th annual Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl.
The Scooper Dish with Non-Skid Foam Base is a combination plate and bowl with a contoured lip that can be used to push food onto cutlery 7 without spilling out of the dish.
The towering structure was built with the help of 28 Carvel employees alternating between the jobs of scooper, placer and runner.
Haruka first came up with the idea for the scooper while walking her pet dog Patrick.
Five scooper scooters won't come close to cleaning up after Rome's estimated 200,000 dogs, but officials say they may buy more if the pilot programme shows promise.
Scooper says to Deirdre, "She had so neglected herself that the disease was sick of not being noticed.
Scooper planes are amphibious aircraft, made by the Canadian company Bombardier, with a water-carrying capacity of 6,000 litres.
Children are led through various games such as Super Pooper Scooper, "a true or false" about zoology.