spalt

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spalt

(spɔːlt)
n
obsolete a silly person
adj
dialect (of wood) brittle
vb
to split or splinter
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alternation kits (known as SPALTs) needed to meet the extended service
Interstate Electronics Corp., Anaheim, Calif., is being awarded a $28,244,520 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide program management, system engineering support, liaison engineering, documentation, manufacturing support, logistics, contract inventory services, field services, United Kingdom support, United States repairs and replenishment and SPALTs (SP Alterations) and United Kingdom repairs of Trident missiles.
It is continuing to produce rocket motors, at a rate of around one per month, and to procure alternation kits (known as SPALTs) needed to meet the extended service life of the submarine.