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English definition of “sprinkle”

sprinkle

noun [C usually singular] (LIGHT FALL)    /ˈsprɪŋ.kl̩/ (US also sprinkling)
a very light fall of rain or snow that lasts only a short timeRainSnow and iceCold
(Definition of sprinkle noun (LIGHT FALL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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