sparge


sparge

transitive verb \ˈspärj\
spargedsparg·ing

Definition of SPARGE

1
:  sprinkle, bespatter; especially :  spray
2
:  to agitate (a liquid) by means of compressed air or gas entering through a pipe
sparge noun
sparg·er noun

Origin of SPARGE

probably from Middle French espargier, from Latin spargere to scatter
First Known Use: 1569

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