spirt

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spirt (spɜːt)
 
n
a variant spelling of spurt

spurt or spirt (spɜːt)
 
vb
1.  to gush or cause to gush forth in a sudden stream or jet
2.  to make a sudden effort
 
n
3.  a sudden forceful stream or jet
4.  a short burst of activity, speed, or energy
 
[C16: perhaps related to Middle High German sprützen to squirt]
 
spirt or spirt
 
vb
 
n
 
[C16: perhaps related to Middle High German sprützen to squirt]

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