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How to scp a folder from remote to local shell?

I am not sure whether it is possible to scp a folder from remote to local, but still I am left with no other options. I use ssh to log into my server and from there I would like to copy the folder <foo to home/user/Desktop (my local). Is there any command so that I can do this?

scp -r user@your.server.example.com:/path/to/foo /home/user/Desktop/

From man scp

-r Recursively copy entire directories
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