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spume

noun

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a light mass of fine bubbles formed in or on a liquid
  • spume floating on the ocean

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“Spume.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spume. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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