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  • 1 Scrap — metal redirects here. For other uses, see Scrap Metal (disambiguation). 3R Concepts Waste Disposal Hierarchy Reduce Reuse Recycle Barter Dematerialization …

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  • 2 scrap — scrap; scrap·er; scrap·i·ana; scrap·ie; scrap·ler; scrap·man; scrap·page; scrap·pi·ly; scrap·pi·ness; sky·scrap·er; sky·scrap·ered; scrap·per; scrap·ple; scrap·py; scrap·ing·ly; scrap·pler; …

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  • 3 Scrap — (skr[a^]p), n. [OE. scrappe, fr. Icel. skrap trifle, cracking. See {Scrape}, v. t.] 1. Something scraped off; hence, a small piece; a bit; a fragment; a detached, incomplete portion. [1913 Webster] I have no materials not a scrap. De Quincey.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 scrap — [n1] tiny bit of something atom, bite, bits and pieces*, butt, castoff, chip, chunk, crumb, cutting, discard, end, fragment, glob, gob, grain, hunk, iota, jot, junk, leaving, leftover*, lump, mite, modicum, morsel, mouthful, odds and ends*, orts …

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  • 5 scrap´pi|ly — scrap|py1 «SKRAP ee», adjective, pi|er, pi|est. 1. made up of odds and ends: »a scrappy meal of leftovers. 2. fragmentary; disconnected; disjointed …

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  • 6 scrap|py — scrap|py1 «SKRAP ee», adjective, pi|er, pi|est. 1. made up of odds and ends: »a scrappy meal of leftovers. 2. fragmentary; disconnected; disjointed …

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  • 7 scrap — ● scrap nom masculin (anglais scrap, fragment) Caoutchouc tel qu il est recueilli sur l écorce des hévéas et contenant généralement des débris d écorce. scrap [skʀap] n. m. ÉTYM. 1861; mot angl. « fragment ». ❖ ♦ Anglic. Techn. Latex de l hévéa… …

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  • 8 scrap — Ⅰ. scrap [1] ► NOUN 1) a small piece or amount of something, especially one that is left over after the greater part has been used. 2) (scraps) bits of uneaten food left after a meal. 3) material discarded for reprocessing. ► VERB (scrapped …

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  • 9 scrap — vb *discard, junk, cast, shed, molt, slough scrap n *brawl, broil, fracas, melee, row, rumpus Analogous words: *quarrel, altercation, squabble, wrangle: fight, affray, fray, combat (see CONTEST) …

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  • 10 scrap — scrap1 [skrap] n. [ME scrappe < ON skrap, scraps, trifles < skrapa, to SCRAPE] 1. a small piece; bit; fragment; shred 2. a bit of something written or printed; brief extract 3. a) discarded metal in the form of machinery, auto parts, etc.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 Scrap — Scrap. См. лом. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 12 scrap — index bicker, brawl, reject, salvage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 scrap|er — «SKRAY puhr», noun. 1. an instrument or tool for scraping: »We removed the loose paint with a scraper. 2. a person who scrapes: a) Figurative. a person who scrapes together money meanly; miser. b) a fiddler, as a person who scrapes the strings.… …

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  • 14 scrap|ie — «SKRAY pee», noun. a virus disease of sheep which attacks the nervous system, usually causing death: »Scrapie is…so named because bleating victims rub themselves against posts or wire to relieve the itching (Time) …

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  • 15 scrap — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 small piece or amount ADJECTIVE ▪ little, small, tiny ▪ She scribbled the address on a little scrap of paper. ▪ last ▪ He removed the last sc …

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  • 16 scrap — ▪ I. scrap scrap 1 [skræp] noun [uncountable] materials or objects that can no longer be used for the purpose they were made for, but that can be used again in another way: • The car was eventually sold for scrap. • Scrap metal can be recycled. • …

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  • 17 scrap — 01. I wrote the phone number on a [scrap] of paper, and now I can t find it. 02. The child was throwing [scraps] of meat to his puppy under the table. 03. The committee decided to [scrap] the plan altogether, and start all over. 04. We collected… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 18 scrap — I UK [skræp] / US noun Word forms scrap : singular scrap plural scraps * 1) [countable] a small piece of something such as paper or cloth scrap of: Messages were written on scraps of paper. a) [countable] a small piece of something such as… …

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  • 19 scrap — scrap1 [ skræp ] noun * 1. ) count scrap of a small piece of something such as paper or cloth: Messages were written on scraps of paper. a ) count scrap of a small piece of something such as information or knowledge: Every scrap of evidence has… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 scrap — {{11}}scrap (n.1) small piece, late 14c., from O.N. skrap scraps, trifles, from skrapa to scrape (see SCRAPE (Cf. scrape)). Meaning remains of metal produced after rolling or casting is from 1790. Scrap iron first recorded 1823. {{12}}scrap (n.2) …

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