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scrap·ing

(skrāp'ing),
A specimen scraped from a lesion or specific site, for cytologic examination.
See also: smear.
Synonym(s): scrape

scrape

Abrasion, see there.

scrape

(skrāp)
To remove from the surface with a scalpel or other edged instrument.
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Booming sales of the long-legged versions helped New Look scrape back into the black last year.
Chances are the economy may scrape back into growth in the first quarter of 2011.
Blast hair completely dry before using a toothed-Alice band to scrape back as tightly as the blast dry will allow.