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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (minuscule)
a. tiny
Una mariposa diminuta aterrizó sobre la nariz de la gatita dormida.A tiny butterfly landed on the sleeping kitten's nose.
Usa este medicamento para prevenir la apariencia de pulgas, garrapatas y otros insectos diminutos en el pelaje de tu mascota.Use this medication to prevent fleas, ticks, and other tiny insects from appearing in your pet's fur.
b. minute
Este filtro remueve las partículas diminutas de polvo que flotan en el aire.This filter removes the minute dust particles that float in the air.
c. diminutive
A pesar de su diminuto tamaño, los chihuahuas pueden ser agresivos.Despite their diminutive size, chihuahuas can be aggressive dogs.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. tiny, minute
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tiny; diminutive
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