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noun spit pronunciation in British English /spɪt/
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singularspit
pluralspits
  1. 1
    [uncountable] informal the clear liquid in your mouth
  2. 2
    [countable] a long sharp piece of metal used for holding and turning meat as it cooks over a fire

    lamb roasted on a spit

  3. 3
    [countable] a long narrow area of land that stretches out into the sea or a lake

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