scraper
noun see scrape I

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  • scraper — [ skrapɶr; skrɛpɶr ] n. m. • 1933; mot angl., de to scrap « gratter » ♦ Anglic. Techn. Engin de terrassement automoteur utilisé pour araser le sol et transporter des matériaux. Recomm. offic. scrapeur. ● scraper nom masculin (anglais scraper,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Scraper — Scraper, OK U.S. Census Designated Place in Oklahoma Population (2000): 475 Housing Units (2000): 232 Land area (2000): 51.580451 sq. miles (133.592750 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 51.580451… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Scraper — (engl. Kratzer, Räumer) bezeichnet: Granierstahl oder Wiegeeisen, ein Werkzeug zur Bearbeitung von Kupferstichen Motorschürfwagen oder Schürfkübelwagen, eine schwere Baumaschine zur Bewegung von Erdaushub Scraper Site, eine Website oder ein Blog …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Scraper — Scrap er, n. 1. An instrument with which anything is scraped. Specifically: (a) An instrument by which the soles of shoes are cleaned from mud and the like, by drawing them across it. (b) An instrument drawn by oxen or horses, used for scraping… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scraper — (n.) 1560s, agent noun from SCRAPE (Cf. scrape) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • scraper — /ˈskre(i)per, ingl. ˈskreɪpə(r)/ [vc. ingl., propriamente «grattatore, raspatore», da to scrape «grattare, raschiare»] s. m. inv. ruspa …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • scraper — (izg. skréjper) m DEFINICIJA vrsta građevinskog stroja za iskop i odvoz zemlje ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Scraper — Décapeuse Une décapeuse franchissant une chaussée entre deux zones de travaux …   Wikipédia en Français

  • scraper — UK [ˈskreɪpə(r)] / US [ˈskreɪpər] noun [countable] Word forms scraper : singular scraper plural scrapers a tool with a handle and a sharp edge, used for removing a layer of something from a surface a paint/wallpaper/ice scraper …   English dictionary

  • scraper — /skray peuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that scrapes. 2. any of various tools or utensils for scraping. [1545 55; SCRAPE + ER1] * * * ▪ construction       in engineering, machine for moving earth over short distances (up to about two miles) over… …   Universalium

  • scraper — See gasket scraper ice scraper …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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