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English definition of “odds and ends”

odds and ends

informal
a group of small objects of different types that are not valuable or importantGroups and collections of thingsVariety and mixturesVariety and mixturesMixing and mixturesGroups and collections of things
(Definition of odds and ends from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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