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mite

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1 a very small sum of money
  • I have only a mite left to buy lunch for the rest of the week

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2 a living thing much smaller than others of its kind
  • the kitten was just a mite, hardly the size of my palm

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The first known use of mite was before the 12th century

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“Mite.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mite. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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