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spat

1. a larval oyster or similar bivalve mollusc, esp when it settles to the sea bottom and starts to develop a shell
2. such oysters or other molluscs collectively

spat

A protective covering (usually stainless steel) at the bottom of a doorframe to prevent or minimize damage in this area.
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The site will feature advice from the paper's wine columnists Gaiter and Brecher.
Air-conditioning becomes standard on all except the cheapest versions with S A/C models deleted from the range to be replaced by S versions which are pounds 395 cheaper and now also boast split fold rear seats and leather trimmed steering wheel, gearknob and gaiter.
The model features quilted centre panels on the seats, door and side trims, ELLE logos embossed into the front seats, a carbon leather trimmed instrument cowling with contrasting stitching, leather gear lever gaiter with contrasting stitching and ELLE embroidered floor mats.
The interior also gets a fresh look with its unique Shark trim, as well as a leather steering wheel, gear knob and gaiter. In addition every SE comes with a holdall bag, trimmed in the same Shark material as the seats.
Standard equipment is high, with anti-lock brakes, six-disc changer, speed-dependent roof-spoiler, air conditioning, leather steering wheel, gear gaiter and hand brake, alarm and immobiliser.
And with Ennio Morricone's seminal score - that famous twangy gaiter with bursts of chanting monks and screeching monkeys - it's got the only music you'd ever want to shoot to.
The same blue Alcantara is also used on the handbrake gaiter and gear shift gaiter, while the alloy handbrake lever and alloy gear knob are unique 888 designs.
The full changes include metallic black paint, satin-effect wing mirrors, chrome exhaust and bespoke alloys plus black leather sports seats and steering wheel with red stitching, aluminium sports pedals, an aluminium gear knob with red stitching on the gaiter and a Bose sound system.
For a sporting touch, the ST also boasts unique design 15-in Jarama alloy wheels, chrome instrument surrounds, front sports seats, a leather-rimmed steering wheel, gearknob and gaiter.