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noun [uncountable] British English pronunciation: scope /skəʊp/

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  1. 1
    the things that a particular activity, organization, subject, etc deals with
    in scope:

    The new law is limited in scope.

    beyond/outside the scope of someone/something:

    These issues are beyond the scope of this book.

    within the scope of someone/something:

    Responsibility for office services is not within the scope of the department.

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