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scrap iron


noun

old iron to be remelted or reworked.

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Nearby words

scran, scrannel, scranton, scrap, scrap heap, scrap iron, scrap-heap, scrapbook, scrape, scrape in, scrape through

Origin of scrap iron

First recorded in 1815–25
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