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spawn

noun [U]  /spɔn/ us  
the eggs of fish

spawn

verb [I/T]  /spɔn/ us  
(esp. of fish) to lay eggs: [I] Salmon swim up rivers and streams to spawn. [T] fig. Generous loans have spawned hundreds of small businesses (= caused them to be started).
Translations of “spawn”
in Spanish huevas…
in French oeufs…
in German der Laich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 卵, (魚、青蛙等的)卵…
in Russian порождать…
in Turkish neden olmak, yol açmak, ...ı/i doğurmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卵, (鱼、青蛙等的)卵…
in Polish doprowadzać do powstania…
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