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  • 1 spray — [[t]spre͟ɪ[/t]] ♦♦♦ sprays, spraying, sprayed 1) N VAR: oft N from/of n Spray is a lot of small drops of water which are being thrown into the air. The moon was casting a rainbow through the spray from the waterfall... The rope whipped clear of… …

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  • 2 spray — 1 verb 1 (T) to make a stream of small drops of liquid come out of a small tube or several small holes: spray sb with sth: She sprayed herself with perfume. | spray sth on/over sth: Vandals had sprayed graffiti on the walls. | spray crops/plants… …

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  • 3 spray */ — I UK [spreɪ] / US verb Word forms spray : present tense I/you/we/they spray he/she/it sprays present participle spraying past tense sprayed past participle sprayed 1) [intransitive/transitive] if you spray a liquid, or if it sprays, it is forced… …

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  • 4 spray — Ⅰ. spray [1] ► NOUN 1) liquid sent through the air in tiny drops. 2) a liquid preparation which can be forced out of an aerosol or other container in a spray. ► VERB 1) apply (liquid) in a spray. 2) cover or treat with a spray. 3) …

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  • 5 spray — spray1 S3 [spreı] v 1.) [T] to force liquid out of a container so that it comes out in a stream of very small drops and covers an area →↑squirt spray sb/sth with sth ▪ She sprayed herself with perfume. spray sth on/onto/over sth ▪ Someone had… …

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  • 6 spray — spray1 noun liquid sent through the air in tiny drops. ↘a liquid preparation which can be forced out of an aerosol or other container in a spray. verb 1》 apply (liquid) in a spray.     ↘cover or treat with a spray.     ↘(of liquid) be sent… …

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  • 7 besprinkle — v. a. Sprinkle, bedew, bestrew, sprinkle over, scatter over, cover with drops or spray …

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  • 8 spatter — verb cover with drops or spots. ↘splash or be splashed over a surface. noun 1》 a spray or splash. 2》 a short outburst of sound. Origin C16 (in the sense splutter ): frequentative, from a base shared by Du., Low Ger. spatten burst, spout …

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  • 9 spatter — ► VERB 1) cover with drops or spots. 2) splash or be splashed over a surface. ► NOUN 1) a spray or splash. 2) a short outburst of sound. ORIGIN originally in the sense «splutter»: related to Dutch, Low German spatten burst, spout …

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  • 10 'Allo 'Allo! (series 5) — This article contains episode listings for the fifth series of the British Sitcom series Allo Allo!. The series contains twenty six episodes which first aired between 3 September 1988 and 25 February 1989. Series 5 is longer than any of the other …

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  • 11 MTV — This article is about the television channel. For other uses, see MTV (disambiguation). MTV Launched August 1, 1981 Owned by MTV Networks (Viacom) Picture format …

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  • 12 sprin|kle — «SPRIHNG kuhl», verb, kled, kling, noun. –v.t. 1. to scatter in drops or tiny bits; strew: »He sprinkled sand on the icy sidewalk. SYNONYM(S): spatter, besprinkle. 2. to spray or cover with small drops or particles: »She sprinkled the flowers… …

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  • 13 Freedom of religion in Turkey — issues wikify=March 2008 cleanup=March 2008 citations missing=Sep 2008The Constitution provides for freedom of religion, and the Government generally respected this right in practice; however, the Government imposes some restrictions on Muslim… …

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  • 14 mist — [[t]mɪst[/t]] n. 1) mer a mass of minute globules of water suspended in the atmosphere at or near the earth s surface, resembling fog but not as dense 2) a cloud of particles or a fine spray of liquid resembling this: a mist of perfume[/ex] 3)… …

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  • 15 sprayer — Ⅰ. spray [1] ► NOUN 1) liquid sent through the air in tiny drops. 2) a liquid preparation which can be forced out of an aerosol or other container in a spray. ► VERB 1) apply (liquid) in a spray. 2) cover or treat with a spray. 3) …

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  • 16 List of Deadliest Catch episodes — This is a list of Deadliest Catch episodes with original airdate on Discovery Channel. Airdates on Discovery Channel Canada generally differ. Contents 1 Pilot 2 Season 1 3 Season 2 4 Season 3 …

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  • 17 Cloud reflectivity modification — Cloud reflectivity enhancement is also known as marine cloud brightening or cloud whitening on low cloud. An opposite scheme exists to reduce the reflectivity of higher, colder cirrus clouds.[1] It is a geoengineering technique that works by… …

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  • 18 Health and Disease — ▪ 2009 Introduction Food and Drug Safety.       In 2008 the contamination of infant formula and related dairy products with melamine in China led to widespread health problems in children, including urinary problems and possible renal tube… …

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  • 19 climate — /kluy mit/, n. 1. the composite or generally prevailing weather conditions of a region, as temperature, air pressure, humidity, precipitation, sunshine, cloudiness, and winds, throughout the year, averaged over a series of years. 2. a region or… …

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  • 20 environmental works — ▪ civil engineering Introduction       infrastructure that provides cities and towns with water supply, waste disposal, and pollution control services. They include extensive networks of reservoirs, pipelines, treatment systems, pumping stations …

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