spit

  1. a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea
  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
  3. a skewer for holding meat over a fire

Spit

The depth of a spade`s blade

Spit

[archaeology] In the field of archaeology, a spit is a unit of archaeological excavation with an arbitrarily assigned measurement of depth and extent. It is a method of excavation employed without regard to the archaeological stratigraphy that may (or may not) be identifiable at the archaeological site under investigation. The method of exc...
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Spit

(1) A long narrow accumulation of sand or shingle, lying generally in line with the COAST, with one end attached to the land the other projecting into the sea or across the mouth of an ESTUARY. See also ness. (2) (SMP) An accretion shoreform which extends seaward from and parallel to the SHORELINE. See Figure 5.
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spit

[n] - a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea 2. [n] - a skewer for holding meat over a fire 3. [n] - the act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva) 4. [v] - utter with anger or contempt 5. [v] - expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth
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Spit

Rotating rod on which meat, poultry or game is cooked either in the oven or over a fire.
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Spit

Spit: 1. As a noun: Popular term for sputum. 2. As a verb: To eject sputum; to expectorate.See: Sputum.
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Spit

Spit noun [ Middle English spite , Anglo-Saxon spitu ; akin to Dutch spit , German spiess , Old High German spiz , Danish spid . Swedish spett , and to German spitz pointed. √170.] 1. A long, slender, pointed rod, usually of iron...
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Spit

Spit transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Spitted ; present participle & verbal noun Spitting .] [ From Spit , noun ; confer Speet .] 1. To thrust a spit through; to fix upon a spit...
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Spit

Spit intransitive verb To attend to a spit; to use a spit. [ Obsolete] « She's spitting in the kitchen.» Old Play.
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spit

spitting noun the act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva)
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Spit

• (v. i.) To rain or snow slightly, or with sprinkles. • (v. i.) To attend to a spit; to use a spit. • (n.) To thrust a spit through; to fix upon a spit; hence, to thrust through or impale; as, to spit a loin of veal. • (n.) To spade; to dig. • (n.) A small point of land running into the sea, or a long, narrow shoal extendi...
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spit

in geology, narrow coastal land formation that is tied to the coast at one end. Spits frequently form where the coast abruptly changes direction and ...
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spit

saliva; spit, spittle 1. The clear, watery, liquid-mixture of secretions from the salivary and oral mucous glands that lubricates chewed food, moistens the oral walls, starts the digestion of starches, and contains ptyalin. 2. A slightly alkaline secretion of water, mucin, protein, salts, and often a starch-splitting enzyme (as ptyalin) that is se...
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Spit

A long and narrow accumulation of sand and/or gravel that projects into a body of ocean water. These features form as the result of the deposition of sediments by longshore drift.
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Spit

Spit is American slang for rubbish, nonsense.
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spit

Ridge of sand or shingle projecting from the land into a body of water. It is formed by a combination of longshore drift, tides, river currents, and/or a bend in the coastline. The decrease in wave energy causes more material to be deposited than is transported down the coast, building up a finge...
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Spit

The depth of the blade of a
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Spit

[landform] A spit or sandspit is a deposition landform found off coasts. At one end, spits connect to a head, and extend into the nose. A spit is a type of bar or beach that develops where a re-entrant occurs, such as at cove`s headlands, by the process of longshore drift. Longshore drift (also called littoral drift) occurs due to waves mee...
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Spit

[card game] Spit, also referred to as Slam or Speed, is a game of the shedding family of card games for two players. The game is played until all of someone`s cards are gone; at which time, the game has finished. ==Objective== The goal of the game is to get rid of all your cards as quickly as possible. The players do not take turns - physic...
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spit

A narrow accumulation of sediment projecting into the sea.
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spit

A narrow, fingerlike ridge of sand that extends from land into open water.
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spit

A technique used when tasting dozens of wines in a short period of time. Spitting out the wine instead of swallowing it slows the body's absorption of alcohol and allows one to taste a greater number of wines before the tastebuds become numb to the flavors.
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spit

A sandy bar built out from the land into a body of water.
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Spit

A sandy bar projecting from the mainland into open water. Spits are formed by deposition of sediment moved by longshore drift.
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