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English definition of “scrap”

scrap

verb (THROW AWAY)    /skræp/ (-pp-)
C2 [T] to not continue with a system or plan : They're considering scrapping the tax and raising the money in other ways . We scrapped our plans for a trip to France.Causing something to endComing to an end C2 [T] to get rid of something that is no longer useful or wanted , often using its parts in new ways : Hundreds of nuclear weapons have been scrapped.Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
(Definition of scrap verb (THROW AWAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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