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scrap heap

noun

Simple Definition of scrap heap

  • : a place where broken or useless things are taken and left

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of scrap heap

  1. 1 :  a pile of discarded metal

  2. 2 :  the place where useless things are discarded

1838

First Known Use of scrap heap

1838


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