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English definition of “nugget”

nugget

noun [C] (INFORMATION)    /ˈnʌɡ.ɪt/
something that a person has said or written that is very true or very wise: a nugget of information/truthhumorous What other astonishing nuggets of wisdom do you have for us?Sentences and expressions
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