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Noun smallness has 1 sense
  1. smallness, littleness - the property of having a relatively small size
    --1 is a kind of size
    Antonyms: largeness, bigness
    --1 has particulars:
     diminutiveness, minuteness, petiteness, tininess, weeness; delicacy, slightness; puniness, runtiness, stuntedness; dwarfishness

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The state or quality of being small in size, extent, or quantity.


Sense 1:

Noun: The condition of being relatively little or insignificant.

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Sense 2:

Noun: The property of being on a minute scale.

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Sense 3:

Noun: The quality of being lacking in importance or significance.

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Sense 4:

Noun: The characteristic of being short or brief in duration.

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Sense 5:

Noun: The condition of being low in height or size.

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Sense 6:

Adjective: Of limited size; not big.

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Sense 7:

Adjective: Insignificant in amount or degree.

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Sense 8:

Adverb: In a small or insignificant way.

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