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noun [uncountable] flotsam pronunciation in British English /ˈflɒtsəm/

or flotsam and jetsam flotsam pronunciation in British English /ˌflɒtsəm ən ˈdʒetsəm/

  1. 1
    things that you find floating in the sea or lying on the beach, especially parts of a ship that has sunk
  2. 2
    things that are lying around a place in an untidy way

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spogs

spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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