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Related to span-new: SPAN Margin
[Middle English spannewe, partial translation of Old Norse spānnȳr : spānn, shingle, chip + nȳr, new; see newo- in Indo-European roots.]
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archaic or dialect absolutely new
[C14: from Old Norse spānnӯr, from spānn chip + nӯr new]
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brand-new(ˈbrænˈnu, -ˈnyu, ˈbrænd-)
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