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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Spoondrift \Spoon"drift\ (-dr[i^]ft), noun [Spoom + drift.] Spray blown from the tops of waves during a gale at sea; also, snow driven in the wind at sea; -- written also {spindrift}.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Spindrift \Spin"drift\, noun Same as {Spoondrift}.

The ocean waves are broken up by wind, ultimately producing the storm wrack and spindrift of the tempest-tossed sea. --J. E. Marr. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

spindrift

noun

1: spray blown up from the surface of the sea [syn: {spindrift}, {spoondrift}]


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