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spit

(spĭt) [AS. spittan]
1. Saliva.
2. To expectorate spittle.
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Seed Deposition Patterns--To estimate percentages of seeds dispersed in fecal clumps or spitted by bats, we placed 54 seed collectors in the cactus population located in Xilotla.
But perhaps the most telling change that Crowley identifies in Shakespeare's modification of Dido, Queen of Carthage's rhetoric of atrocity in Henry V is the rendering of Marlovian infants bathing (literally "swimming") in then parents' blood as "naked infants spitted upon pikes.
Bigfoot" Walker, the Texas Ranger who helped Colt develop its huge Walker revolver, remarked, "I have seen a great many men in my time spitted with 'dogwood switches' .
17 was "pro-Israel," spitted out to describe the Hizmet movement as noted in the 2009 plan.
However, the seeds are supposed to be spitted out, as they contain a substance called amygdalin, which can release a small amount of hydrogen cyanide when digested.
MS-parameters: ESI (in alternating mode): LC flow spitted 1:5; spray voltage 4.
At] a signal from the men presiding over this macabre parody of a court, each prisoner was spitted in turn.
One propagation zone should only contain one mechanism, otherwise it should be spitted into two or more zones according to how many propagation mechanisms are discovered in it.
She also knocked off his turban and spitted on his face before walking off.
From the figure, it can be seen that the region of HPBW has been spitted into three small lobes.
They usually spitted when ignored or to gain attention of the viewer and care taker.