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spork

a spoonlike food utensil with fork tines designed for people with upper extremity disabilities. It can be used as a spoon or a fork.

spork

(spork)
An adapted utensil for persons with limited upper extremity function. The distal end may swivel to allow food to remain level as a result of gravitational force. The bowl end is shaped like a spoon but has modified tines, like a fork.
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OK, maybe you've got a plastic spork ;-) Had to throw that in there, gotta love the spork.
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The company offers a baby and a children's set of plates and flatware, and this spring introduced the kids' spork, a utensil with a fork on one end, a spoon on the other and a chunky center for easy gripping.
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You're always nervous when there are expectations, but I'm confident in my abilities,'' Murakami said while squeezing her green stress ball, which she named Spork.