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small changenoun [U]

uk   /ˌsmɔːl ˈtʃeɪndʒ/ us   /ˌsmɑːl ˈtʃeɪndʒ/
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small changenoun [U]

us   /smɔl ˈtʃeɪndʒ/
coins of little value, or a small amount of money: I only had some small change in my pocket. The cost of this project is small change compared to the one we'll be starting next year.
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Translations of “small change”
in Chinese (Simplified) 小面值硬币, 零钱, 廉价的东西…
in Turkish bozuk para…
in Russian мелочь, мелкие деньги…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小面值硬幣, 零錢, 廉價的東西…
in Polish drobne…
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