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  • n. The act of sprinkling.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of sprinkling.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of sprinkling. Swift, Tale of a Tub, iv.


Latin spargere to strew + facere, factum, to make. (Wiktionary)


  • The operation was performed by spargefaction in a proper time of the moon.

    A Tale of a Tub


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