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

  spit
      n 1: a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea [syn:
           spit, tongue]
      2: a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands
         and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts
         the digestion of starches [syn: saliva, spit, spittle]
      3: a skewer for holding meat over a fire
      4: the act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva) [syn:
         spit, spitting, expectoration]
      v 1: expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth;
           "The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer"
           [syn: spit, ptyalize, ptyalise, spew, spue]
      2: utter with anger or contempt [syn: spit, spit out]
      3: rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"
         [syn: sprinkle, spit, spatter, patter, pitter-
         patter]
      4: drive a skewer through; "skewer the meat for the BBQ" [syn:
         skewer, spit]

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