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[mass noun] The action of spilling; material that is spilt.
- ‘Unceremoniously, he hoisted her onto his shoulder, causing her to drop the eggs - she watched them, one by one, as they fell - perfect, pristine ovoids one instant, scattered spilth and ruin the next.’
- ‘The measurement is accurate and clean-cut, no spit or spilth, no contamination of the content.’
- ‘When the stuff is spilled, it becomes filth and therefore is ‘spilth.’’
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