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morsel

Noun

1 a small quantity of anything; "a morsel of paper was all he needed"
2 a small amount of solid food; a mouthful; "all they had left was a bit of bread" [syn: bit, bite]

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Etymology

From morsel (modern: morceau).

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. A small fragment or share of something, commonly applied to food.

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