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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A pointed piece of metal set with the point upward or outward. (plural)

Usage examples (35)
  • California had the most short-term spikes in dirty air.
  • Short-term spikes, long-term warming linked to tropical Pacific
  • Don't be surprised if the bidding on Beauchemin spikes quickly.
  • There are recent spikes from the creation of Chinese blogs …. for more
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