scraping [skrā′piŋ]
1. the act of a person or thing that scrapes
2. the sound of this
3. [usually pl.] something scraped off, together, or up

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  • Scraping — Scrap ing, a. Resembling the act of, or the effect produced by, one who, or that which, scrapes; as, a scraping noise; a scraping miser. {Scrap ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Scraping — Scrape Scrape (skr[=a]p), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scraped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scraping}.] [Icel. skrapa; akin to Sw. skrapa, Dan. skrabe, D. schrapen, schrabben, G. schrappen, and prob. to E. sharp.] 1. To rub over the surface of (something) with a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scraping — UK [ˈskreɪpɪŋ] / US noun [plural] Word forms scraping : singular scraping plural scrapings scrapings small amounts or pieces of something that have been scraped from a surface …   English dictionary

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  • Scraping For Change — (also known as SFC) is a Bay Area based rock band. The band formed in Belmont, California in 2003. Scraping For Change is vocalist Anthony Andrade, Jr., guitarist Sterling Selover, bassist Manny Gonzalez and drummer Joe Szulkowski.The founding… …   Wikipedia

  • scraping the barrel — When all the best people, things or ideas and so on are used up and people try to make do with what they have left, they are scraping the barrel …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • Scraping Tokyo '95 — Infobox Album | Name = Scraping Tokyo 95 Type = Album Artist = Dive Released = 1995 Recorded = 30 July 1995 Genre = Industrial Length = 45:55 Label = Gift Records Producer = Reviews = Last album = Obsession (1995) This album = Scraping Tokyo 95… …   Wikipedia

  • Scraping (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Scraping Type = Album Artist = Calexico Released = 2002 Recorded = 2000 2002 Genre = Rock Length = ? Label = Our Soil, Our Strength Producer = ? Reviews = Last album = Aerocalexico (2001) This album = Scraping (2002) Next… …   Wikipedia

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