noun. a chronic disorder that occurs in tropical and non-tropical forms and in both children and adults; nutrients are not absorbed; symptoms include foul-smelling diarrhea and emaciation.
1. Noun, singular or mass In many cases, you might find it helpful to paint these parts before removing them from the sprue, but be sure to touch up the spot where it was cut away afterwards. 2. Adjective The lead from the channel is usually clipped off using a sprue cutter and leaves a medial ridge on the sprue.