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nugget

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1 a small piece or quantity of food
  • nuggets of beef in the chow mein
  • fried chicken nuggets

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2 a small uneven mass
  • a nugget of gold

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3 a very small piece
  • a seemingly inconsequential nugget of information that proved to be the key to cracking the case

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“Nugget.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nugget. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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