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The layers were presoaked, but for good measure, Ruiz fired off a few more squirts of lukewarm water into both the jacket and shorts.
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Mar de Viñas Albariño 2020Val do Salnés, Rías Baixas, Spain, $19Citrusy, with a hint of salinity from the ocean breeze off the Atlantic, this wine brightens your palate the way a squirt of lemon lifts the flavors of any dish.
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My 3-year-old sanitized his doll’s hands with an imaginary squirt of Purell after each outing to the backyard.
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Cañestro thought that Oikopleura had perhaps retained simpler, more ancestral features than other sea squirts and could be a guide to what they had evolved from.
BY LOSING GENES, LIFE OFTEN EVOLVED MORE COMPLEXITYVIVIANE CALLIERSEPTEMBER 1, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
When Cristian Cañestro set out in the early 2000s to study how animals with brains and backbones evolved, he picked a sea squirt called Oikopleura as a useful subject.
BY LOSING GENES, LIFE OFTEN EVOLVED MORE COMPLEXITYVIVIANE CALLIERSEPTEMBER 1, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Porky pulled out his check-book and begun to scribble with one of them squirt-gun pens.
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
I'll learn you to leave junk in my way, you greenhorn squirt!
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
It is also advisable to squirt distillate up into the case through the opening where the strainer has been removed.
AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
He grasped the oil can and, in order to test the efficacy of its squirt, shot a generous stream down Captain Scraggs's collar.
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
They could squirt full ten feet before the wind, as appeared by the marks of the drops on the sand.
CAPE CODHENRY D. THOREAU
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WORDS RELATED TO SQUIRT

  • flew
  • flowed
  • issued
  • poured
  • rolled
  • rushed
  • shot
  • soared
  • spewed
  • spouted
  • spritzed
  • squirted
  • streamed
  • surged
  • traveled
  • zoomed
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