Scrape

Scrape may refer to:

Medicine

* Abrasion, a type of injury

Tools

* Bottle scraper, for removing content from bottles
* Scraper (kitchen), a kitchen utensil
* Card scraper, for smoothing wood or removing old finish
* Hand scraper, for finishing a metal surface
* Ice scraper, for removing ice from windows
* Scraper (archaeology), unifacial tools
* Putty knife, for scraping surfaces

Machines

* Fresno scraper, powered by an external tractor which pulls it
* Wheel tractor-scraper, powered by integral built-in motors

Computing

* Tracker scrape, request sent to a BitTorrent tracker
* Screen scraping, a program which captures information from a display not intended for processing by computers
* Web scraping, a website crawler that gets content from web pages
** Scraper site, a website created by web scraping
* Blog scraping
* Scrape Torrent, a file-sharing search engine

Music and audio

* "Scrape", a song on the 2003 noise rock album "" by Unsane
* "Pick scrape", a.k.a "pick slide", an electric guitar playing/sound effect technique
* Scrape, a crash cymbal sound
* Scraper (instrument), a musical instrument
* Scraper, a tool used to scrape various musical instruments such as a Güiro
* Rake and scrape, a type of Caribbean music
* "Scraping" (album), a 2002 rock music album by Calexico
* Scrape flutter, in sound recording, high-frequency flutter over 100Hz

Other

* Scraper (car), a type of car common in East Oakland, California characterized by a classic model, large rims and extensive personalization
* Skyscraper, a building over 10 stories tall
* Scrape, a bird nest type
* Radula, a fleshy ribbon in the mouth of most mollusks used to scrape diatoms off surfaces
* Palimpsest, a scraped off manuscript page
* Raclette, "to scrape" in French derivative

ee also

* Scrap


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  • Scrape — (skr[=a]p), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scraped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scraping}.] [Icel. skrapa; akin to Sw. skrapa, Dan. skrabe, D. schrapen, schrabben, G. schrappen, and prob. to E. sharp.] 1. To rub over the surface of (something) with a sharp or rough… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scrape — vb Scrape, scratch, grate, rasp, grind are comparable when they mean to apply friction to something by rubbing it with or against a thing that is harsh, rough, or sharp. Scrape usually implies the removal of something from a surface with an edged …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Scrape — Scrape  дополнительный протокол запроса клиента к трекеру, при котором трекер сообщает клиенту общее количество сидов и пиров на раздаче. В отличие от announce, запрос scrape: не имеет прямого отношения к скачиванию раздачи является… …   Википедия

  • scrape — ► VERB 1) drag or pull a hard or sharp implement across (a surface or object) to remove dirt or waste matter. 2) use a sharp or hard implement to remove (dirt or unwanted matter). 3) rub against a rough or hard surface. 4) just manage to achieve …   English terms dictionary

  • scrape in — ˌscrape ˈin [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they scrape in he/she/it scrapes in present participle scraping in past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scrape — Scrape, n. 1. The act of scraping; also, the effect of scraping, as a scratch, or a harsh sound; as, a noisy scrape on the floor; a scrape of a pen. [1913 Webster] 2. A drawing back of the right foot when bowing; also, a bow made with that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scrape — [skrāp] vt. scraped, scraping [ME scrapen < ON skrapa, akin to Du schrapen, OE screpan, to scratch < IE base * (s)ker , to cut > SCURF, SHARP] 1. to rub over the surface of with something rough or sharp 2. to make smooth or clean by… …   English World dictionary

  • scrape — [n] bad or embarrassing situation awkward situation, corner*, difficulty, dilemma, discomfiture, distress, embarrassment, fix*, hole*, jam*, mess*, pickle*, plight, predicament, tight spot*, trouble; concept 674 Ant. resolution, solution scrape… …   New thesaurus

  • Scrape — Scrape, v. i. 1. To rub over the surface of anything with something which roughens or removes it, or which smooths or cleans it; to rub harshly and noisily along. [1913 Webster] 2. To occupy one s self with getting laboriously; as, he scraped and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scrape — scrape; sky·scrape; …   English syllables

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