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spiffy

/spi'fee/ 1. Said of programs having a pretty, clever, or exceptionally well-designed interface. "Have you seen the spiffy X version of empire yet?" This was common mainstream slang during the 1940s.

2. Said sarcastically of a program that is perceived to have little more than a flashy interface going for it. Which meaning should be drawn depends delicately on tone of voice and context.
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Each Spiffies wipe is infused with xylitol, a natural sugar substitute that actually helps to prevent growth of the bacteria responsible for plaque and tooth decay.
DR Products sells Spiffies Baby Tooth Wipes through several regional drug store chains and supermarkets, including Longs Drug Stores, Bartell Drug Co.
As a result, Wagner developed Spiffies Tooth Wipes with xylitol and founded DR Products in 2003.