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English definition of “spurt”


noun [C] (INCREASE)    /spɜːt/ US  /spɝːt/
a sudden and short period of increased activity , effort , or speed : There was a sudden spurt of activity in the housing market . He tends to work in spurts.Increasing and intensifyingIncreasing and decreasing speed of motionBusy and activeHurrying and doing things quickly
(Definition of spurt noun (INCREASE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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