warm spot
noun Date: 1951 a lasting affection for a particular person or thing <
has a warm spot for her old classmates
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • warm spot — noun 1. : a cutaneous sensory end organ that is stimulated by an increase of temperature in its immediate environment 2. : a point or region that is a seat of affection or love had a warm spot in his heart for his childhood sweetheart * * * 1.… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Spot blotch (barley) — Spot blotch is a disease of barley caused by Cochliobolus sativus . The disease is found everywhere that barley is grown, but only significant yield losses in warm, humid climates.cite book last = Mathre first = D.E. title = Compendium of barley… …   Wikipedia

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  • temperature spot — Physiol. a sensory area in the skin that selectively responds to increased or decreased temperature; a warm spot or a cold spot. * * * …   Universalium

  • temperature spot — noun : one of many points on the skin that are selectively sensitive either to warmth or to cold * * * Physiol. a sensory area in the skin that selectively responds to increased or decreased temperature; a warm spot or a cold spot …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dollar spot — Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi Division: Ascomycota Class: Ascomycetes …   Wikipedia

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