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par·ti·cle

particle

 
 
pronunciation:
par tih kl
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part of speech: noun
definition: a tiny amount or small piece; speck; trace.
There's a particle of dirt on your glasses.
 
synonyms:
atom, grain, shred, speck, trace
similar words:
bit, crumb, dab, fragment, hint, mite, morsel, part, piece, scrap, shadow, sliver, tinge
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