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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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scraperscrap‧er /ˈskreɪpə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  scraper.jpg TZa tool used to remove something from a surface by rubbing a paint scraper
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scraperThen either blow them or push them out of the way with the articulated scraper.To remove any trace of ripples I use a freshly sharpened 2in wide, shallow curved scraper for the final skim.Remove ingredient containers, clean auger discharges with a nylon scraper, refill as necessary, wipe exteriors and set aside 3.Very similar types of scraper may occur in wood, bone or stone.Finally, you arrive in the paint scraper aisle, a dimly lit gulag in the rear of the store.You could see how a guy could miss the paint scrapers.Scoop out any nuts and syrup clinging to the pan on to cake with a rubber scraper.Nothing but the sound of the scraper and the joy of uncovering.
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