Spalt

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Spalt Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Spalt \Spalt\, v. t. & i. [Cf. OE. spalden. See Spalt, a.] To split off; to cleave off, as chips from a piece of timber, with an ax. [Prov. Eng. & Local, U.S.]
Spalt Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Spalt \Spalt\, n. [Cf. G. spaltstein, from spalten to split. See 1st Spell.] (Metal.) Spelter. [Colloq.]
Spalt Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Spalt \Spalt\, a. [See 1st Spell.]
  1. Liable to break or split; brittle; as, spalt timber. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
  2. Heedless; clumsy; pert; saucy. [Prov. Eng.]

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  • Spalt: Spalt is a town in the district of Roth , in Bavaria , Germany . It is situated 19 km southwest of Schwabach . The city of Spalt is famous ...
  • Georgensgmünd–Spalt railway: The Georgensgmünd–Spalt railway was opened on 16 October 1872 by the Royal Bavarian State Railways as a branch of the Nuremberg–Augsburg ...
  • Spalting: Although primarily found in dead trees , spalting can also occur under stressed tree conditions or even in living tree s. spalting can ...

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