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spatter

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈspæt.ər/ us    /ˈspæt̬.ɚ/
to drop small drops of liquid, etc. on a surface, or (of liquid) to fall, especially noisily, in small drops: Two bikes raced by and spattered mud over our clothes. The bikes spattered them with mud. They could hear raindrops spattering on the roof of the caravan.Movement of liquidsSpreading and scattering
spatter
noun [C] uk   us  
Rain
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