nubble

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noun nub·ble \ˈnə-bəl\

Definition of nubble

  1. :  a small knob or lump

nubbly

play \ˈnə-b(ə-)lē\ adjective

Examples of nubble in a sentence

  1. <dropped a nubble of clay on the floor of the pottery>

Origin and Etymology of nubble

diminutive of nub


First Known Use: 1818



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