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Ten years ago this month, investment bank Bear Stearns was consigned to the scrap heap of corporate history, an event that would become one of the first dots on the timeline of the global financial crisis.
So is the diesel engine resigned to the scrap heap of history?
Numerous plans ended up on the scrap heap before federal and state aid was secured to build a mixed-use community, which opened in 2016.
From that moment on, meatloaf in its many iterations and guises was often a sort of culinary scrap heap, a refuge for leftovers, in the spirit of many casseroles and of shepherd’s pie.
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Definition of scrap heap for English Language Learners
: a place where broken or useless things are taken and left
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