a spectrum formed from the light produced by an electric spark, characteristic of the gas or vapor through which the spark passes.
noun, Radio. 1. a transmitting set that generates electromagnetic waves by the oscillatory discharge from a capacitor through an inductor and a spark gap. spark transmitter noun 1. an early type of radio transmitter in which power is generated by discharging a capacitor through an inductor in series with a spark gap
adjective, sparkier, sparkiest. 1. emitting or producing sparks. 2. animated; lively: a sparky personality. adjective sparkier, sparkiest 1. lively; vivacious; spirited
noun, plural sparlings (especially collectively) sparling. 1. the European smelt, Osmerus eperlanus. noun (pl) -lings, -ling 1. the European smelt See smelt2 2. a young herring
adjective 1. resembling or pertaining to the porgy family, Sparidae. noun 2. a sparoid fish. adjective, noun 1. another word for sparid