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spawn
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Great Expectations
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  • Put the case that pretty nigh all the children he saw in his daily business life he had reason to look upon as so much spawn, to develop into the fish that were to come to his net,—to be prosecuted, defended, forsworn, made orphans, bedevilled somehow.

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  • She had spawned one son, Francis, who in Jean Louise’s opinion looked and behaved like a horse, and who long ago left Maycomb for the glories of selling insurance in Birmingham.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • This thing actually spawned?
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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