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spit

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a soft spot for

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  • fondness for
  • liking for
  • attachment to
  • love of
  • taste for
  • preference for
  • penchant for
  • weakness for
  • predilection for
  • fancy for
  • partiality for

on the spot

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Synonyms for spot

a very small mark

a mark of discredit or disgrace

a particular portion of space chosen for something

to mark or soil with spots

to put in or assign to a certain position or location

to perceive, especially barely or fleetingly

to perceive and fix the identity of, especially with difficulty

to look for and discover

having no particular pattern, purpose, organization, or structure

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a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising

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an outstanding characteristic

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a section of an entertainment that is assigned to a specific performer or performance

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a job in an organization

a slight attack of illness

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a small piece or quantity of something

a mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)

a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area

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a playing card with a specified number of pips on it to indicate its value

an act that brings discredit to the person who does it

catch sight of

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mar or impair with a flaw

become spotted

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mark with a spot or spots so as to allow easy recognition

References in periodicals archive ?
Though literature wise vitamin A deficiency is a major problem in many of the developing countries, Bitot's spots was noticed only in 1 child (0.2%).
% 1 Refractive error 223 53.35 2 Lid and Adnexa problem 7 1.7 3 Nystagmus 11 2.6 4 Squint 19 4.55 5 Bitot's spots 1 0.2 6 Cataract 5 1.2 7 Iris coloboma 1 0.2 8 Hypoplastic disc 1 0.2 9 Optic atrophy 7 1.7 10 Temporal pallor 7 1.7
[1] The prevalence of Bitot's spots may be highest in school age group but their occurrence may reflect past more than current history of VAD.
With regards to measles related complications, 22.5% had acute diarrhea and 12.9% had evidence of bronchopneumonia radiologically and one child developed Bitot's spots and conjunctival xerosis.
Not a single case of Bitot's spot was recorded in this study.