What is spurt?

  • (noun): The occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid).
    Synonyms: jet, squirt, spirt
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on spurt:

Rowing At The 1912 Summer Olympics – Men's Coxed Fours - Results - Semifinals
... Here, however, the Germans came on with a short, powerful spurt, which gave them a lead that was afterwards retained, apparently without any great effort, and was ... With an energetic spurt, Thames R ... The last-named crew, however, pulled itself together for a spurt when close to the bath-house, so that at the bridge there was only a length between the boats ...
Constitutional Growth Delay - Clinical History
... Because the timing of the onset of puberty, pubertal growth spurt, and epiphyseal fusion are determined by a child's skeletal age (biologic age), children with CGD are often ... The timing of the pubertal growth spurt is delayed, and the spurt may be prolonged with a lower peak height velocity ...
Spurts - See Also
... All pages beginning with "Spurt" All pages with titles containing "Spurt" Spurtle Jet of Blood (or Spurt of Blood), 1925 French surreal short play ...
Delayed Puberty - Normal Timing
... with breast development, the adolescent growth spurt, the onset of menarche – which does not correspond to the end of puberty – and the acquisition of ... Pubarche (pubic hair) 11y (8.5–13.5y) Growth spurt 11.25y (10–12.5y) Menarche (first menstrual bleeding) 12.5y (10.5–14.5y) Adult height reached 15.5y ...

More definitions of "spurt":

  • (verb): Gush forth in a sudden stream or jet.
    Synonyms: spirt, gush, spout
  • (verb): Move or act with a sudden increase in speed or energy.
    Synonyms: forge, spirt