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English definition of “little one”

little one

noun [C]     informal
a young child: The little ones can play in the garden while we get lunch ready.Children and babies
(Definition of little one noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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