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spit

(spĭt) [AS. spittan]
1. Saliva.
2. To expectorate spittle.
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Spitting spiders (Scytodidae), in contrast, subdue prey by entangling them, at a distance, in a spitted mixture of silk, glue, and venom that immobilizes and may also kill them.
That's got Caffrey worrying because he witnessed the abuse levelled at Lyons after the Dubs' shock loss to Westmeath this year where fans spitted fire for weeks.
Her memories of her father "eclipse" any religious beliefs she might have had, whether primitive ("the spitted [i.
I marked this passage: `A burned-off cedar snag held the sun spitted like an apple' .
in a moment look to see The blind and bloody soldier with foul hand Defile the locks of your shrill-shrieking daughters, Your fathers taken by the silver beards And their most reverend heads dash'd to the walls, Your naked infants spitted upon pikes.
superb meat and fowl seasoned, spitted and roasted to perfection, brought to the table and carved under customer supervision.