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spawn
used in Beloved

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Definition
eggs created by a fish or other sea creature; or the act of laying them

or (more generally):

anything created in large number; or the act of producing it
  • That insult spawned another by the mourners: back in the yard of 124, they ate the food they brought and did not touch Sethe's, who did not touch theirs and forbade Denver to.
    Two (4% in)

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