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verb [intransitive] [usually in imperative] informal     scram pronunciation in American English
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present tense
present participlescramming
past tensescrammed
past participlescrammed
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  1. 1
    to leave a place quickly and immediately

    So now scram, OK?

    She told the boys to scram.

  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the act of shutting down a nuclear reactor

    We must scram the plant if the water level gets too low!

    Submitted by LDUNLAP from United States on 27/05/2010

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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