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English definition of “scrap”

scrap

noun (SMALL PIECE)    /skræp/
C2 [C] a small piece of something or a small amount of information : Do you have a scrap of paper I could write on? I've read every scrap of information I can find on the subject . There's not a scrap of (= no) evidence to suggest that he committed the crime .Words meaning small pieces and amounts scraps [plural] small pieces of food that have not been eaten and are usually thrown away: We give all our scraps to our cat .Food - general wordsWords meaning small pieces and amounts
(Definition of scrap noun (SMALL PIECE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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