What Does Spawn Mean?

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The term spawn refers to the heap of eggs that are deposited by fish or other amphibians. This term can also be used to refer to a certain product or a possible outcome of something.
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spawn
[spawn]
NOUN
1.
Zoology the mass of eggs deposited by fishes, amphibians, mollusks, crustaceans, etc.
2.
Mycology the mycelium of mushrooms, especially of the species grown for the market.
3.
a swarming brood; numerous progeny.
4.
(used with a singular or plural verb) any person or thing regarded as the offspring of some stock, idea, etc.
VERB (USED WITHOUT OBJECT)
5.
to deposit eggs or sperm directly into the water, as fishes.
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Spawning can refer to several different things. It is most commonly used to refer to a mass of eggs lain by fish. It also means to call forward.
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