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scant - definition


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scant - definition

BJ | Mar 21, 2006 08:56 PM

I have never understood the definition of the word scant. Now I know that literally it means "bearly" or " almost". But how does that apply to a recipe in which " a scant cup of milk" is one of the ingredients. Doesn't one cup mean one cup?

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