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 for spar
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: any of various nonmetallic minerals (calcite or feldspar)
           that are light in color and transparent or translucent and
      2: a stout rounded pole of wood or metal used to support rigging
      3: making the motions of attack and defense with the fists and
         arms; a part of training for a boxer [syn: spar,
      v 1: furnish with spars
      2: fight with spurs; "the gamecocks were sparring"
      3: box lightly
      4: fight verbally; "They were sparring all night"

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