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scrapyard Line breaks: scrap|yard
Pronunciation: /ˈskrapjɑːd/

Definition of scrapyard in English:


A place where scrap is collected before being recycled or discarded.
Example sentences
  • The owner of a demolition site, who went to a scrapyard to arrange a collection, found two men weighing in metal stolen from him, a court heard.
  • The sculpture was created from technology waste collected from Chinese scrapyards.
  • Every year aging cars, left to decay in scrapyards or fields or suburban driveways, create more than 15 million tons of waste across the United States and Europe.
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