What is the noun for spoonful?

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  1. An implement for eating or serving; a scooped utensil whose long handle is straight, in contrast to a ladle.
  2. An implement for stirring food while being prepared; a wooden spoon.
  3. A measure that will fit into a spoon; a spoonful.
  4. (sports, archaic) A wooden-headed golf club with moderate loft, similar to the modern three wood.
  5. (fishing) A type of metal lure resembling the concave head of a table spoon.
  6. (dentistry, informal) A spoon excavator.
  7. (figuratively, slang, archaic) A simpleton, a spooney.
  8. (US, military) A safety handle on a hand grenade, a trigger.
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  1. An eating utensil shaped like a spoon, the bowl of which is divided into tines like those of a fork, and so has the function of both implements; some sporks have a serrated edge so they can also function as a knife.
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  1. A utensil midway between a spoon and a ladle, typically used for covering a pizza base with sauce.
  1. (Southern US) Bread made from corn and eggs, of a soft consistency such that it is served with a spoon.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Black folk ain't goin' to be free, they ain't goin' to have no spoonbread and sweet cider less'n they studies to love they own selves.”
      “I had to sit on a stool while she made the spoonbread and take down what I saw like a reporter, to get her recipe.”
  1. The amount that a spoon will hold, either level or heaped.
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    1. “Or dump them in a big bowl and have kids use a miniature spoon to scoop out a spoonful each.”
      “The lean meat was cut in slivers, arranged on crisp falafel cake, and crowned with a spoonful of tangy green-pepper relish.”
      “The ingredients, spices, and aromatics are placed in the tagine with a mere spoonful of water.”
  1. A musician who plays the spoons.
  1. Obsolete spelling of spoonful
  1. The act of picking something up with a spoon.
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  1. plural of spoon
  2. A child's card game.
  3. (music) A pair of spoons used as a musical instrument by tapping them on parts of the body.
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  1. plural of spooneful
  1. plural of spoonful
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    1. “Cook diced potatoes, garlic and rosemary in a few spoonfuls of the reserved goose fat for the crispest, crunchiest potatoes ever.”
      “As if concerned that his rants may appear too smug or self-important, he tempers them with spoonfuls of self-loathing.”
      “Drain the pasta, reserving a few spoonfuls of the cooking water, and add the pasta to the sauce, tossing well.”
  1. plural of spooning
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Frederick alternated between sips of coffee and spoonings of raspberries.”
  1. plural of spoonist
  1. plural of spoodle
  1. plural of spork
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  3. Examples:
    1. “It doesn't make it easier to cut down on my road rage incidents or keep from hurling sporks at self-obsessed co-workers.”
      “I grabbed one of the plastic sporks kept on the table and flung it at him before returning to my work.”
      “For example, assuming Firm A holds a patent on the fork, Firm B cannot produce sporks without licensing Firm A's patent, but could produce chopsticks.”
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