smallness

  • 1 Smallness — Small ness, n. The quality or state of being small. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 smallness — index inconsequence, insignificance Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Smallness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Smallness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 smallness smallness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 littleness littleness &c.(small size) 193 Sgm: N 1 tenuity tenuity Sgm: N 1 paucity paucity Sgm: N 1 fewness f …

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  • 4 smallness — noun 1. the property of having a relatively small size (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑littleness • Ant: ↑bigness (for: ↑littleness), ↑largeness • Derivati …

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  • 5 smallness — noun a) The state or quality of being small. His smallness didnt bother him, except when he needed something off the top shelf. b) The result or product of being small …

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  • 6 smallness — small ► ADJECTIVE 1) of less than normal or usual size. 2) not great in amount, number, strength, or power. 3) not fully grown or developed; young. 4) insignificant; unimportant. 5) (of a business or its owner) operating on a modest scale. ► NOUN …

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  • 7 smallness — noun see small I …

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  • 8 smallness — See smallish. * * * …

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  • 9 smallness — Synonyms and related words: Lenten fare, abjectness, abominableness, atrociousness, austerity, authoritarianism, baseness, beggarliness, bigotry, blind side, blind spot, blinders, chinchiness, chintziness, closed mind, contemptibility,… …

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  • 10 smallness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. littleness, smallishness, narrowness, minuteness, diminutiveness, infinitesimalness, small size, minute size, diminutive size, shortness, brevity, atomity, slightness, scantiness, exiguity, tininess, petiteness, dapperness …

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  • 11 smallness — small·ness || smɔːlnɪs n. state or quality of being small; pettiness …

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  • 12 smallness — small·ness …

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  • 13 smallness — See: small …

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  • 14 smallness of number — index dearth Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 microdactyly — Smallness or shortness of the fingers or toes. SYN: microdactylia. [micro + G. dactylos, finger, toe] * * * n. abnormal smallness or shortness of the fingers. * * * mi·cro·dac·ty·ly (mi″kro dakґtə le) [micro + Gr. daktylos finger]… …

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  • 16 microgastria — Smallness of the stomach. [micro + G. gaster, stomach] * * * mi·cro·gas·tria (mi″kro gasґtre ə) [micro + gastr + ia] abnormal smallness of the stomach; one variety is a rare congenital anomaly in which the stomach consists of a narrow… …

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  • 17 microglossia — Smallness of the tongue. [micro + G. glossa, tongue] * * * mi·cro·glos·sia .mī krō gläs ē ə, glȯs n abnormal smallness of the tongue * * * n. abnormally small size of the tongue. * * * mi·cro·glos·sia (mi″kro glosґe ə) [micro + gloss… …

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  • 18 microstomia — Smallness of the oral aperture. [micro + G. stoma, mouth] * * * mi·cro·sto·mia .mī krō stō mē ə n abnormal smallness of the mouth * * * mi·cro·sto·mia (mi″kro stoґme ə) [micro + stom + ia] unusually small size of the mouth …

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  • 19 microthelia — Smallness of the nipples. [micro + G. thele, nipple] * * * mi·cro·the·lia (mi″kro theґle ə) [micro + thel + ia] unusual smallness of the nipples …

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  • 20 small — smallness, n. /smawl/, adj., smaller, smallest, adv., smaller, smallest, n. adj. 1. of limited size; of comparatively restricted dimensions; not big; little: a small box. 2. slender, thin, or narrow: a small waist. 3. not large as compared with… …

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