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Another word for fragment

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Noun
  1. Residual matter

      1. The part of a ticket, bank check, etc. kept as a record after the rest has been torn off
      2. A short piece or length remaining after the main part has been removed or used up
      3. The usually short end remaining after something bigger has been used up:
      1. The plant chard.
      2. (Zool.) A hard covering, as a shell, plate, scale, or elytron
      3. A fragment or broken piece, esp. of pottery; potsherd
      1. Discarded metal in the form of machinery, auto parts, etc. suitable only for reprocessing
      2. A small piece; bit; fragment; shred
      3. Discarded waste material, especially metal suitable for reprocessing.
      1. A scrap; a bit.
      2. (Now Chiefly Dial.) A scrap or fragment of food left from a meal
      3. A small scrap or leaving of food after a meal is completed.
      1. The outside or extreme edge or physical limit; a boundary:
      2. A particular area of responsibility:
      3. A warp end.
      1. One that serves as an object of ridicule or contempt:
      2. A unit of volume equal to two hogsheads, usually the equivalent of 126 US gallons (about 477 liters).
      3. An unburned end, as of a cigarette.
    See also:

    leftover

  2. A tiny amount

      1. A small area of different color or texture from the main area of which it is a part; often, a mark made by some foreign matter; stain, blot, speck, patch, etc.
      2. A flaw or defect, as in character or reputation; something blameworthy; fault
      3. (Chiefly British) A small amount; a bit:
      1. The least bit; an iota:
      2. The least bit; jot; iota
      1. A particular kind of pewter.
      2. A small amount or degree; bit
      3. Something of little value or importance; trivial thing, idea, etc.; paltry matter
      1. A surname​.
      2. A dot or other small mark used as a diacritic
      3. The tiniest bit; an iota.
      1. A very small bit; particle
      2. A tiny amount; a bit:
      1. A very small quantity or amount.
      2. A very small quantity or portion; a bit or mite:
      1. A long, narrow strip or piece made by cutting or tearing
      2. A very small piece or amount; fragment; particle
      1. A very small quantity, amount, or part
      2. An uneasy feeling arising from conscience or principle that tends to hinder action:
      3. A feeling of hesitancy, doubt, or uneasiness arising from difficulty in deciding what is right, proper, ethical, etc.; qualm or misgiving about something one thinks is wrong
      1. Discarded waste material, especially metal suitable for reprocessing.
      2. A small piece; bit; fragment; shred
      3. A bit of something written or printed; brief extract
      1. (Physics) A body whose spatial extent and internal motion and structure, if any, are irrelevant in a specific problem.
      2. (Linguistics) An uninflected item that has grammatical function but does not clearly belong to one of the major parts of speech, such as up in He looked up the word or to in English infinitives.
      3. A very small or the smallest possible amount, trace, or degree:
      1. Any small amount
      2. A unit of weight in the US Customary System, an avoirdupois unit equal to 437.5 grains (28.35 grams).
      3. A tiny bit:
      1. (Now Chiefly Dial.) A scrap or fragment of food left from a meal
      2. A small scrap or leaving of food after a meal is completed.
      3. A scrap; a bit.
      1. The smallest particle of a substance that retains the chemical and physical properties of the substance and is composed of two or more atoms; a group of like or different atoms held together by chemical forces.
      2. A small particle; a tiny bit.
      1. A coin of very small value, especially an obsolete British coin worth half a farthing.
      2. Any of numerous small or minute arachnids of the order Acarina, including species that damage crops or stored food and species that are parasitic on animals and often transmit disease.
      3. Bit
      1. The smallest unit of liquid measure, equal to160 fluid dram or about half a drop (0.0616 milliliter): the British and Canadian imperial minim equals160 of an imperial fluid dram or 0.0592 milliliter
      2. A unit of fluid measure, as:
      3. An insignificantly small portion or thing.
      1. A trifling amount; the smallest bit
      2. The smallest bit; iota.
      1. The ninth letter of the Greek alphabet (Ι, ι)
      2. A bank account that earns interest and pays it to a third party, generally a charity; the principal is typically being held in escrow by the accountholder.
      3. A very small amount; a bit:
      1. The fruits of cereal grasses especially after having been harvested, considered as a group:
      2. A small, dry, one-seeded fruit of a cereal grass, having the fruit and the seed walls united:
      3. A tiny bit; slightest amount
      1. A trace or hint:
      2. Anything that drops or is used for dropping or covering something, as a drop curtain or piece of theater scenery, a drop hammer, or a trapdoor
      3. A thing like a drop in shape or size, as a pendent earring or a small piece of candy
      1. A unit of weight in the US Customary System equal to116 of an ounce or 27.34 grains (1.77 grams).
      2. A random-access memory chip that must be recharged continually in order for stored data to be retained
      3. A small amount; a bit:
      1. A point put above or below a note to show that it is staccato
      2. In Morse and similar codes, the short sound or signal used in combination with the dash and silent intervals to represent letters, numbers, or punctuation.
      3. (Music) A point after a note or rest, increasing its time value by one half
      1. In Morse and similar codes, the long sound or signal used in combination with the dot and silent intervals to represent letters or numbers.
      2. A gift or tip offered to get better service
      3. A small quantity of something added
      1. One skilful or proficient; an expert; an adept.
      2. (US) A sand dab, a small flatfish of genus Citharichthys.
      3. A small, soft or moist bit of something
      1. (Slang) A worthless, disgusting, or despicable person
      2. Any bit or scrap
      3. A very small piece broken off something; small particle or bit, esp. of bread, cake, etc.
      1. A brief amount of time; a moment:
      2. (Informal) A particular kind of action, situation, or behavior:
      3. A small portion, degree, or amount:
    See also:

    big

Verb
  1. To reduce or become reduced to pieces or components

Another word for fragment

Noun
      1. A very small piece or part; a tiny portion or speck.
      2. (Linguistics) An uninflected item that has grammatical function but does not clearly belong to one of the major parts of speech, such as up in He looked up the word or to in English infinitives.
      3. An extremely small piece; tiny fragment
      1. A small remaining part, quantity, or number of persons or things
      2. A piece of cloth, ribbon, etc. left over or unsold, as at the end of a bolt
      3. A piece of fabric remaining after the rest has been used or sold.
      1. Discarded metal in the form of machinery, auto parts, etc. suitable only for reprocessing
      2. Crisp pieces of rendered animal fat; cracklings.
      3. A small piece; bit; fragment; shred
      1. Any single thing, amount, specimen, example, etc.
      2. An object that is one member of a group or class:
      3. A coin: