scratch paper
noun Date: 1899 paper that may be used for casual writing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scratch paper — scratch .paper n [U] AmE cheap paper, or paper that has already been used on one side, that you use for writing notes = ↑scrap paper …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • scratch paper — scratch ,paper noun uncount AMERICAN paper that has already been used which you keep to make notes on …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • scratch paper — noun pad for preliminary or hasty writing or notes or sketches etc scribbling block is a British term • Syn: ↑scratch pad, ↑scribbling block • Hypernyms: ↑notepad * * * noun : any paper that may …   Useful english dictionary

  • scratch paper — extra paper, leftover paper, note paper …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scratch paper — noun (U) AmE paper, often paper that has already been used on one side, that you use for making notes, lists etc; scrap paper BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • scratch paper — noun Paper used for preliminary work on a (for example mathematics) problem, considered ephemeral …   Wiktionary

  • scratch paper — UK / US noun [uncountable] American scrap paper …   English dictionary

  • Scratch paper — Бумага для заметок, черновиков …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • scratch paper —   Pepa kahakaha …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • scratch — [skrach] vt. [LME scracchen, prob. altered < scratten, to scratch, based on cracchen < or akin to MDu cratsen, to scratch < IE base * gred > Alb gërüj, (I) scratch] 1. to mark, break, or cut the surface of slightly with something… …   English World dictionary

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