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How to sign: a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
"he was here for a little while"; "I need to rest for a piece"; "a spell of good weather"; "a patch of bad weather";
Similiar / Same: while, spell, piece
Within this category: cold spell, hot spell, snap
How to sign: a short set of commands to correct a bug in a computer program
Categories: computer program, computer programme, program, programme