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- v. eat a large amount of food quickly
- v. earn large sums of money
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I buy a pound of sprats to cook on a shovel in the fire later on.
At once the shovel in Poon's hands whirled in an arc and crunched into the back of Dog-eared Chen's head and he collapsed with a sigh on top of Kin Pak.
Then Durbeyfield began to shovel in the earth, and the children cried anew.