spawn

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Verb[change]

Plain form
spawn

Third-person singular
spawns

Past tense
spawned

Past participle
spawned

Present participle
spawning

  1. (transitive) To create, in large numbers.
  2. (transitive & intransitive) To reproduce in large numbers.

Noun[change]

Singular
spawn

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) The eggs of a frog are spawn. They are covered in clear jelly.