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splat in Textures, sounds topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsplatsplat1 /splæt/ noun [singular] informal  CSSOUNDa noise like something wet hitting a surface hard
Examples from the Corpus
splatWith a splat, great splits opened up in the mass.Or more apropos, one bird splat spreads forevermore.And lands splat! on his right elbow.A steady splat, splat, splat that was extremely irritating.Even before the splat, the gull shapes its wings into a parachute and drops straight down to eat the scattered remains.The peaty ground compacts water with an unflattering splat beneath my backside.Leckie, who continually went splat in the mud, always seemed surprised that he did so.