Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of spit. (Etymology 1)
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of spit. (expectorate, etc, Etymology 2)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • p. p. of spit, v. i., to eject, to spit.
  • adj. Put upon a spit; pierced as if by a spit.
  • adj. Shot out long; -- said of antlers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • put upon a spit; thrust through, as if with a spit; impaled.
  • Spiked, or shot out to a point like a spit or bodkin, but without tines or branches: said of the antlers of a deer.

Etymologies

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See spit ("impale")

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See spit ("expectorate") (Etymology 2)

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