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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A mechanical device for scattering something (seed or fertilizer or sand etc.) in all directions; A hand tool for scattering something.

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  • He used his knife as a spreader
  • The call spreader will bank maximum potential profits if such a sale should occur by expiration day next year.
  • The other is called a spreader, weighing about 70 pounds and looking like an oversized pair of pliers.
  • If you're looking for unique hostess gifts or holiday gifts, the wine bottle cheese board that comes with a spreader is a great option. for more
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