Scratch

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A scratch is a mark of abrasion on a surface.

Scratching is a form of rubbing which may create scratches. If a living creature scratches their skin, it is usually due to itching. This response is sometimes called a scratch reflex.

Scratch or scratching may also refer to:

Music[edit]

  • Scratching, moving a vinyl record back and forth on a turntable
  • Scratch, a technique of playing dampened guitar strings

Albums[edit]

Songs[edit]

  • "Scratch", by Morphine from the album Yes
  • "Scratch", by The Surfaris from the album Hit City '64

Artists[edit]

Other media and entertainment[edit]

  • Old Scratch, a figure in American mythology representing the devil

Films[edit]

Characters[edit]

  • Scratch (robot), in the TV show The Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Scratch, a fictional character from the GoBots series

Sports[edit]

Science and computing[edit]

Other[edit]

  • Scratchcard (or scratch card, or scratcher), a small card with one or more areas containing concealed information which can be revealed by scratching off an opaque covering