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min·i·a·ture

miniature

 
 
pronunciation:
mI ni chr
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: A miniature is something that is exactly like something else but much smaller in size.
On the mayor's desk, there is a miniature of the Statue of Liberty.
synonyms:
model
similar words:
copy, ditto, dummy, imitation, likeness, pattern, representation, reproduction
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: A miniature thing is something that looks exactly like something of a much bigger size. A miniature car might be small enough to play with like a toy.
My little sister has a miniature tea set with little tiny cups and a tiny teapot.
antonyms:
giant
similar words:
diminutive, little, minute, reduced, small, tiny, toy, wee
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