1. present participle of scrap#English|scrap

scrapping (plural scrappings)

  1. The act by which something is scrapped.
    • 1993, N. Wijnolst, ‎C. Peeters, ‎P. Liebman, European shortsea shipping (page 11)
      The number of ship scrappings over the past five years has declined appreciably on an annual basis since the mid-1980s which was a period of intense shipbreaking activity.

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