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English definition of “nugget”


noun [C] (SMALL PIECE)    /ˈnʌɡ.ɪt/
a small roughly shaped piece , especially of gold Mineralogy a small piece of chicken or fish that has been covered in breadcrumbs and fried : She won't eat anything except chicken nuggets and chips .Cuts of meatFish and seafoodSea fishFreshwater fish
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