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English definition of “mite”

mite

noun (SMALL AMOUNT)    /maɪt/
[S] old-fashioned a very small amount : I couldn't eat another mite.Words meaning small pieces and amounts a mite old-fashioned informal slightly : He seemed a mite embarrassed .Some and quite
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