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There is a misconception among locals that the small masu found in winter—which they call pestrushka— are a different species entirely from the larger fish—called sima— that come in summer to spawn.
THE QUEST TO SNARE—AND SAVE—THE WORLD’S LARGEST OWLJONATHAN SLAGHTAUGUST 28, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The brand took off, becoming a poster child of the e-commerce movement that would spawn many a “Warby Parker of X”s.
WARBY PARKER RAISES $245 MILLION FOR A $3 BILLION VALUATIONLUCINDA SHENAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
Since his Carnegie Mellon team won the DARPA Urban Challenge in 2007 — the race that spawned today’s self-driving movement — he has been one of the industry’s central players, first co-founding Google’s self-driving unit and later leading it.
LAST UNICORN STANDING: CAN THIS SELF-DRIVING INNOVATOR SURVIVE?CHARU KASTURIAUGUST 27, 2020OZY
Now, these communities are counting on art to keep their economies going amid the crisis spawned by the coronavirus pandemic.
CAN THE ARTS SAVE RURAL AMERICA FROM THE RECESSION?CHARU KASTURIAUGUST 16, 2020OZY
In recent years, she adds, Tbilisi has spawned a new crop of free-thinking youngsters planning their own startups.
A PANDEMIC TOURISM PIVOT FROM COOL TO WELLNESSDAN PELESCHUKAUGUST 11, 2020OZY
They run up into fresh water to spawn, and in the process are scooped out by the basket-load.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
Those in that trough right behind you are just hatching, they're from the first batch of spawn in the early spring run.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
I opened a big-bellied one indeed, and found it full of spawn.
THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE, VOL. 1GILBERT WHITE
The salmon go over a hundred miles up to the McCloud River to spawn, and will jump or leap up small falls or rapids in their way.
STORIES OF CALIFORNIAELLA M. SEXTON
Worse than all, too, the common trout deteriorated, for they had fed on the spawn of the salmo eriox.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SPAWN

  • arouse
  • beget
  • breed
  • bring about
  • bring forth
  • create
  • develop
  • excite
  • foment
  • generate
  • give birth to
  • give rise to
  • hatch
  • incite
  • induce
  • instigate
  • lead to
  • make
  • muster
  • occasion
  • precipitate
  • procreate
  • produce
  • propagate
  • provoke
  • quicken
  • rouse
  • spawn
  • stimulate
  • stir
  • work up
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