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Definition of shoot noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    shoot

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ʃut//
     
     
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    plant
  1. 1the part that grows up from the ground when a plant starts to grow; a new part that grows on plants or trees new green shoots bamboo shoots
  2. movie/photographs
  3. 2an occasion when someone takes professional photographs for a particular purpose or makes a movie a fashion shoot see also photo shoot
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