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scratch pad

noun

Simple Definition of scratch pad

  • : a small book of blank paper that is used for writing notes, brief messages, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of scratch pad

  1. :  a pad of scratch paper

1895

First Known Use of scratch pad

1895


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