scratch pad

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Origin of scratch pad

An Americanism dating back to 1890–95
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notepad

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British Dictionary definitions for scratch pad

scratch pad

noun
  1. mainly US and Canadian a notebook, esp one with detachable leaves
  2. computing a small semiconductor memory for temporary storage
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