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mote

mote

 
 
pronunciation:
mot
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a fine particle of dust; speck.
The child was fascinated by the motes floating in the air, illuminated by the sunlight.
synonyms:
fleck, particle, speck
similar words:
atom, bit, crumb, drop, grain, jot, mite, molecule, pinch, shred, trace
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