spillage

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noun spill·age \ˈspi-lij\

Definition of spillage

  1. 1 :  the act or process of spilling

  2. 2 :  the quantity that spills :  material lost or scattered by spilling

Examples of spillage in a Sentence

  1. The design of this travel mug helps prevent spillage.

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First Known Use of spillage

1924


SPILLAGE Defined for English Language Learners

spillage

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Definition of spillage for English Language Learners

  • : an occurrence in which something is spilled accidentally

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