Definition of


  1. (noun, quantity) a tiny or scarcely detectable amount

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Alternate forms of Tittle

Hypernyms: small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

Origin of the word Tittle

  1. 1382, "small stroke or point in writing," representing L. apex in L.L. sense of "accent mark over a vowel," borrowed (perhaps by infl. of Prov. titule "the dot over -i-") from L. titulus "inscription, heading." more

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