, n. [170. See Spawn, v. t.] 1. The ova, or eggs, of fishes, oysters, and other aquatic animals.
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2. Any product or offspring; -- used contemptuously.
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3. (Hort.) The buds or branches produced from underground stems.
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4. (Bot.) The white fibrous matter forming the matrix from which fungi.
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Spawn eater (Zol.), a small American cyprinoid fish (Notropis Hudsonius) allied to the dace.
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