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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The amount that a spoon holds.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the amount that a spoon will hold, either level or heaped

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quantity which a spoon contains, or is able to contain
  • n. Hence, a small quantity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. As much as a spoon contains.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. as much as a spoon will hold

Etymologies

spoon +‎ -ful (Wiktionary)

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