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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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And the scraped back, couldn't-be-bothered hair isn't helping either.
She had dark hair in a bun, that was scraped back and reddish in colour.
The man is described as Asian, aged 20-25, with dark hair worn scraped back and wavy, and about 5ft 1ins.
Joan also claimed: "Kursti was seen leaving the gym with her hair scraped back tight which she was advised not to do.
The 6ft 1in forward, who wore a black suit with a white shirt and his hair scraped back in a band, left the court to the sound of fans shouting "Toon, Toon" as he walked along the quayside.
Pixie Lott, 19, failed to turn heads as she arrived with her blonde locks scraped back - but emerged hours later looking every inch the chart-topping star.
Arriving for the premiere of Food Inc at London's Curzon Mayfair cinema, she keeps it simple with scraped back hair, thick black tights and just a flash of flesh.
The woman who ran off with the dogs was described as white, of medium build with brown hair scraped back into a ponytail.
Shop assistant Ms Munckton, from Tatworth, Somerset, and student Ms Whiteside, from nearby Chard, scraped back their hair and plastered on make-up to play their Vicky Pollard-style characters.
My hair would be scraped back too but I was only 11
But,having scraped back into the world's top 50, he's raring to go.
China and crystal maker Waterford Wedgwood scraped back into profit in the first half of this year only thanks to the sale of its cookware business.