(-klng), n. 1. The act of one who, or that which, sprinkles.
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Baptism may well enough be performed by sprinkling or effusion of water.
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2. A small quantity falling in distinct drops or particles; as, a sprinkling of rain or snow.
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3. Hence, a moderate number or quantity distributed like separate drops, or as if scattered like drops. Craik.
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