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We found him sitting in a sunny spot in the garden.
Flowers mark the spot where the accident happened.
The king himself had stood on this very spot.
a pattern of spots and stripes
spots of yellow
The flower is yellow with red spots.
The team has no chance of a spot in the top five.
The book occupied the number-one bestseller spot for four months.
very unpleasant or dirty