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sprig

1. a shoot, twig, or sprout of a tree, shrub, etc.; spray
2. an ornamental device resembling a spray of leaves or flowers

sprig

[sprig]
(design engineering)
A small brad having no head.
(engineering)

glazier’s point, sprig

glazier’s point
A thin small three- or four-cornered piece of sheet metal, used to hold a pane of glass in a window frame while putty is applied.

sprig

A brad or nail without a head; also see glazing sprig.
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Pour the drink into a chilled Martini glass and garnish with a sprig or leaf of mint.
Push notifications are available for any payment generated in CO-OP Mobile or Sprig, including processing and delivery tracking of RealPay by CO-OP immediate P2P payments.
Eventually, because of the need to develop prototypes, the Sprig founders sought funding and secured $1 million in support from an initial round of investors committed to Sprig product designs.
What with all a pintail hen has to deal with, being stressed by an over abundance of drakes, we all see the ratio difference each season, flying farther to find nesting habitat due to losses of traditional habit, and the fact that I don't know of an easier duck to call and kill than a hen sprig, I just wonder why he would mention successfully killing a hen.
Sprig was launched in April of 2007 in the midst of a flood of new eco-themed content on the Web.
When dividing between two bottles, make sure to put a sprig of rosemary and a sprig of tarragon in each.
Experts at the Three Counties Showground at Malvern, Worcs, have started a project to save the perry pear and as part of the campaign are asking people going to the show to bring a sprig of leaves from their pear trees.
minced fresh mint, or to taste Mint sprigs for garnish (optional)
CO-OP Sprig has, in fact, already been implemented by many credit unions," said Stan Hollen, President/CEO.
But as she bent down to pin the sprig on the silver collar of the regiment's beloved mascot, Irish wolfhound Domhnall, it kept falling off.
To make the cool cocktail take 75ml Snow Leopard Vodka, 5ml dry vermouth and a sprig of rosemary.
From the beginning, the founders of Sprig Toys made decisions and implemented specific practices related to their social mission.