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spoon

1. An implement consisting of a small bowl (usually a shallow oval) with a handle, used especially in preparing or eating food. 'Therefore behoveth him a full long spoon That shall eat with a fiend, thus heard I say. (Chaucer) He must have a long spoon that must eat with the devil. (Shak)

2. Anything which resembles a spoon in shape; especially.

A spoon bait.

3. A simpleton; a spooney. Spoon bait, a lure used in trolling, consisting of a glistening metallic plate shaped like the bowl of a spoon with a fishhook attached. Spoon bit, a bit for boring, hollowed or furrowed along one side. Spoon net, a net for landing fish. Spoon oar. See under Oar.

Origin: OE. Spon, AS. Spn, a chip; akin to D. Spaan, G. Span, Dan. Spaan, Sw. Span, Icel. Spann, sponn, a chip, a spoon. Cf. Span-new.


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Sound and how the brain reacts to it

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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

Hi all -I recently experienced excessive bloating and I had a fair bit of pain. I decided to try eating 3 table spoons of plain yogurt, and within about an hour, my bloating was just about all gone and my pain was gone

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We are programmed entity

... taste for each substance,for example,an orange juice with one spoon sugar will send a signal of sweetness different than the similar juice with 10 spoons of sugar,so our brain will produce the feeling of taste according to the signal recieved,so it is our free will then to continue drinking the ...

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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... my head :idea: . Of course, Grandma had the cure. SO I just took my bloated stomach over to the cabinet, pulled out the white vinigar, put 4 table spoons in a cup of water, drank (choked) it down and I'm already starting to feel better. Over the past few weeks this hasn't been happening as much ...

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