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spill

1
Austral the declaring of several political jobs vacant when one higher up becomes so

spill

2
a small peg or rod made of metal

spill

[spil]
(engineering)
The accidental release of some material, such as nuclear material or oil, from a container.
(nucleonics)
The accidental release of radioactive material.

spill, spill light

Light rays, from spotlights and other focused light sources, that are not useful, e.g., producing lighting where it is not wanted on a stage.

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Speaking to party workers at opening ceremony of an election office here, he said it was unfortunate that on the day Indian barbarians were martyring Kashmiris in Indian Occupied Kashmir, the paid killers of Abdul Majeed government were spilling blood of PML-N workers.
Iraq was a catastrophic mistake, spilling blood, costing a fortune and leaving the world a more dangerous place by boosting Islamist terrorism.
On the first night of the amateur theatre's latest production, the audience rose en masse to salute three actors who'd done everything short of spilling blood in the name of art.
As a player and as a coach that was hard to stomach but we got on with it, and then I am left with three players spilling blood because they are given absolutely no protection at all.
'It's always playing to the lowest common denominator, which is a kind of vicarious pleasure in spilling blood.
Mr Wareing said: ``When Blair talks of spilling blood you can be sure it won't be his own blood that will be spilt, but that of my constituents, because of the high proportion of young Merseysiders in the armed forces.
But he denied any wrongdoing after a dust-up with Nir Bitton and a blow that left Liam Henderson spilling blood. Davidson said: "It's never intentional.
The GCC chief, during the meeting, renewed support for the UN envoy's efforts "aimed at making success in the Yemeni consultations hosted by Kuwait for restoring security and stability to Yemen and stop spilling blood of the brotherly people." The meeting was attended by Ambassador Sheikh Dr.