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English definition of “trickle”

trickle

noun [S] (SMALL NUMBER)    /ˈtrɪk.l̩/
a very small number of people or things arriving or leaving somewhere : We usually only get a trickle of customers in the shop in the mornings .Words meaning small pieces and amounts
(Definition of trickle noun (SMALL NUMBER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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