Meaning of “modicum” in the English Dictionary

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"modicum" in British English

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modicumnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈmɒd.ɪ.kəm/ us /ˈmɑː.dɪ.kəm/ formal

(Definition of “modicum” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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modicumnoun [ U ]

us /ˈmɑd·ɪ·kəm, ˈmoʊ·dɪ-/

a small amount:

He achieved a modicum of success.

(Definition of “modicum” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)