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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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According to PSBA, the arrival of scrapable ships at Gadani declined from 196 in 1986-87 to only 35 during 1988-89.
The association said since 1992-93 things has somewhat started changing and the arrival of scrapable ships at Gadani has increased to 44 compared to 19 during 1990-91.
Stain ++, calculus +, A non scrapable white lesion was present on right labial mucosa extending from sulcus to vermilion border of lower lip (fig: 2).