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particles

noun
plural of particle

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1 a very small amount
  • there was not a particle of truth in what she said

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“Particles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/particles. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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