/ (ʃəˈduːf) /
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a variant spelling of shadoof
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Words nearby shaduf
shadow price, shadow roll, shadow test, shadowy, Shadrach, shaduf, Shadwell, shady, SHAEF, Shaffer, Shafiʿi
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How to use shaduf in a sentence
There is hardly a shaduf to be seen and very little cultivation, it is either desert or stony hills on each side.Round the Wonderful World|G. E. Mitton