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fag end

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an unused or unwanted piece or item typically of small size or value
  • a patchwork quilt sewn together from the fag ends of many bolts of cloth

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The first known use of fag end was circa 1600

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“Fag end.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fag%20end. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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