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English definition of “scrap”

scrap

noun [U] (METAL)    /skræp/
C2 old cars and machines or pieces of metal , etc. that are not now needed but have parts that can be used to make other things: scrap iron / metal We've sold our old car for scrap.Metals and metalworkingChemical elementsRubbish and wasteEnvironmental issues
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