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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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But David Trotman, of Action On Addiction says: "The image could easily be construed as somebody scraping together lines of cocaine on a glass surface.
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And they don't appear to care that those customers are the ones scraping together the money for bills while power company executive pay packets soar.