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noun [countable] nugget pronunciation in British English /ˈnʌɡɪt/
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  1. 2
    food in the shape of a small lump
    chicken nuggets
  2. 3
    a small piece of information or advice that can be useful or important
    nugget of: Is there a nugget of truth in his accusation?


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