Pronunciation: skrăp
n.1.Something scraped off; hence, a small piece; a bit; a fragment; a detached, incomplete portion.
I have no materials - not a scrap.
- De Quincey.
2.Specifically, a fragment of something written or printed; a brief excerpt; an unconnected extract.
3.The crisp substance that remains after drying out animal fat; as, pork scraps.
4.Same as Scrap iron, below.
Scrap forgings
forgings made from wrought iron scrap.
Scrap iron
a - Cuttings and waste pieces of wrought iron from which bar iron or forgings can be made; - called also wrought-iron scrap.
b - Fragments of cast iron or defective castings suitable for remelting in the foundry; - called also foundry scrap, or cast scrap.
Noun1.scrap - a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a bit of rock caught him in the eye"
Synonyms: chip, fleck, bit, flake
2.Scrapscrap - worthless material that is to be disposed of
Synonyms: rubbish, trash
3.scrap - a small piece of something that is left over after the rest has been used; "she jotted it on a scrap of paper"; "there was not a scrap left"
4.scrap - the act of fighting; any contest or struggle; "a fight broke out at the hockey game"; "there was fighting in the streets"; "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap"
Synonyms: fight, fighting, combat
Verb1.scrap - dispose of (something useless or old); "trash these old chairs"; "junk an old car"; "scrap your old computer"
Synonyms: junk, trash
2.scrap - have a disagreement over something; "We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America"; "These tewo fellows are always scrapping over something"
3.scrap - make into scrap or refuse; "scrap the old airplane and sell the parts"
Adj.1.scrap - disposed of as useless; "waste paper"
SCRAP - Something written at CSIR, Pretoria, South Africa in the late 1970s. It ran on Interdata and Perkin-Elmer computers and was in use until the late 1980s.

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Translate Scrap to Spanish, Translate Scrap to German, Translate Scrap to French
scram switch
scrambled egg
Scrambled eggs
-- Scrap --
Scrap forgings
scrap iron
scrap metal
scrape along
scrape by
scrape up
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