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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A female fish at a particular time in her life cycle.

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  • One is a spring spawner, the other is a fall spawner.
  • /Ms. NMRT – May I suggest you teach your spawn a few manners before they become complete failures in life – like their spawner.
  • So I would also much rather see someone "poach" a few small trout from private waters, that see someone legally kill a top spawner for bragging rights.
  • In a game which has been a byword for sportsmanship for so long and the spawner of that remonstrance 'it's just not cricket', Ponting's words were restrained: for more
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