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English definition of “small”

small

adjective     /smɔːl/
limited in size , amount , activity , etc.: Loans help small firms fund training . The company made a small profit last year .
not very important or likely to cause problems : Verna said the review team would not mire itself in such small details . In the construction industry , small mistakes can become multi-million dollar problems .
(Definition of small adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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