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chickenfeed

noun [U]  /ˈtʃɪk·ənˌfid/ slang us  
an amount of money that is so small in comparison with other amounts that it is unimportant and can be ignored: They lost $200,000 on this deal, but that’s chickenfeed for a company that big.
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