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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of spangle.
- adj. Having spangles
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Adorned with spangles; set with many small bright objects. Compare star-spangled.
- Having numerous small pointed markings on the wing or body. In spangled pigeons the markings are on the ‘shoulder,’ or bend of the wing; in fowls, such as the spangled Hamburgs, they occur on the body as well. Spangles differ from checkers in being smaller and more numerous.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. covered with beads or jewels or sequins
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