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English definition of “spell”

spell

verb [T] (DO INSTEAD)    /spel/ (spelled, spelled) mainly US
to do something that someone else would usually be doing, especially in order to allow them to rest: You've been driving for a while - do you want me to spell you?Replacing and exchanging
(Definition of spell verb (DO INSTEAD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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