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Spawn

v. t.1.To produce or deposit (eggs), as fishes or frogs do.
[imp. & p. p. Spawned ; p. pr. & vb. n. Spawning.]
2.To bring forth; to generate; - used in contempt.
v. i.1.To deposit eggs, as fish or frogs do.
2.To issue, as offspring; - used contemptuously.
n.1.The ova, or eggs, of fishes, oysters, and other aquatic animals.
2.Any product or offspring; - used contemptuously.
3.(Hort.) The buds or branches produced from underground stems.
4.(Bot.) The white fibrous matter forming the matrix from which fungi.
Spawn eater
(Zool.) a small American cyprinoid fish (Notropis Hudsonius) allied to the dace.
Noun1.spawn - the mass of eggs deposited by fish or amphibians or molluscs
Verb1.spawn - call forth
Synonyms: breed, engender
2.spawn - lay spawn; "The salmon swims upstream to spawn"
(operating system)spawn - To create a child process in a multitasking operating system. E.g. Unix's fork system call or one of the spawn() library routines provided by most MS-DOS, Novell NetWare and OS/2 C compilers - spawnl(), spawnle(), etc.
albumen, bear, beget, breed, bring about, bring forth, bring into being, brood, call into being, cause, caviar, clutch, coin, conceive, concoct, contrive, cook up, create, deposit, design, develop, devise, discover, dream up, drop, egg, egg white, eggshell, engender, evolve, fabricate, farrow, father, fish eggs, frame, fry, generate, get, give being to, give birth to, give rise to, glair, hatch, improvise, invent, lay, litter, make, make do with, make up, mature, mint, nest, originate, ovule, parent, plan, procreate, produce, roe, sire, spat, strike out, think out, think up, vitellus, white, yellow, yolk, young
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Spatterdashes
spatterdock
spattered
spattering
Spattle
Spattling-poppy
Spatula
spatula-shaped
Spatulate
spatulate leaf
Spauld
Spavin
Spavined
Spaw
Spawl
Spawling
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Spawn eater
Spawner
Spay
Spayad
spayed
spaying
SPC
SPCF
SPCS
SPD
SPD-EEPROM
SPDEEPROM
SPDIF
SPDL
SPDN
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