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Scraped Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    scraped adj
  1. having the skin scraped off; "skinned knees and scraped elbows" [syn: abraded, skinned]
  2. having surface damage [syn: scratched]
Scraped Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    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 sharp or rough instrument; to rub over with something that roughens by removing portions of the surface; to grate harshly over; to abrade; to make even, or bring to a required condition or form, by moving the sharp edge of an instrument breadthwise over the surface with pressure, cutting away excesses and superfluous parts; to make smooth or clean; as, to scrape a bone with a knife; to scrape a metal plate to an even surface.
  2. To remove by rubbing or scraping (in the sense above). I will also scrape her dust from her, and make her like the top of a rock. --Ezek. xxvi. 4.
  3. To collect by, or as by, a process of scraping; to gather in small portions by laborious effort; hence, to acquire avariciously and save penuriously; -- often followed by together or up; as, to scrape money together. The prelatical party complained that, to swell a number the nonconformists did not choose, but scrape, subscribers. --Fuller.
  4. To express disapprobation of, as a play, or to silence, as a speaker, by drawing the feet back and forth upon the floor; -- usually with down. --Macaulay. To scrape acquaintance, to seek acquaintance otherwise than by an introduction. --Farquhar. He tried to scrape acquaintance with her, but failed ignominiously. --G. W. Cable.
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  • Get Scraped: Get Scraped | Type Album | Artist Deadmau5 | Cover Get_Scraped-Deadmau5. ... Get Scraped was the first album released by Deadmau5 in 2006. ...
  • Dynamic scraped surface heat exchanger: The dynamic scraped surface heat exchanger (DSSHE) was designed to face some problems found in other types of heat exchanger s. ...

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  • Crusaders scrape past Stormers
    The Crusaders scraped a 14-13 win over the Stormers in Christchurch to post their first win of the Super Rugby season and maintain a proud 13-year record.         Read more on this news related to 'Scraped'
  • Steam's Most Popular Games
    An anonymous reader writes "The folks at Ars Technica scraped a ton of gameplay data from Steam's player profiles to provide statistics on how many people own each game, and how often it's played. For example: 37% of the ~781 million games owned by Steam users have never been played. Dota 2 has been played by almost 26 million people for a total of 3. Read more on this news related to 'Scraped'
  • Jeter helps Yanks beat Orioles in his final home opener
    NEW YORK -- As soon as shortstop Derek Jeter hit the second pitch of his third at-bat, he briefly watched it. The ball seemed like it was going to be a home run but when it scraped the left field fence, Jeter found himself in the rare position of scrambling his way towards to second base and then offering a humorous explanation for it. Jeter experienced a lot of g Read more on this news related to 'Scraped'

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