scrap noun definition in The car industry topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

scrap

 noun: The car industry topic
[uncountable] things that are not wanted or cannot be used for their original purpose, but which have some value for the material they are made of We sold the car for scrap (= so that any good parts can be used again). scrap metal a scrap dealer (= a person who buys and sells scrap)