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English definition of “nugget”

nugget

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈnʌɡɪt/
GOOD THING a small amount of something good: nuggets of wisdom Words meaning small pieces and amounts
PIECE a small, round piece of a solid substance: gold nuggets MineralogyWords meaning small pieces and amounts
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