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microbe
n.
A small organism.

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microcosm
n.
A miniature world; something that resembles something else on a very small scale.

(microcosmic,adj.)

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minuscule
adj.
Extremely small.

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minutia
minutiae (plural)
n.
A small or trivial detail.

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attenuate
v.
1. To make slaender or small.
2. To weaken; to reduce in force or value.

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tenuous
adj.
1. Thin in form.
2. Flimsy; having little substance or validity.

(tenously,adv.)

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satiate
v.
To satisfy an appetite fully, to gratify to excess.

(satiation,n.; satiety,n.)

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comply
v.
To do as one is ordered or asked.

(compliance,n.; compliant,adj.)

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implement
n.
A tool or utensil.
V.
To carry out or put into effect.

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replete
adj.
1. Well-stocked.
2. Completely filled or satisfied.

(repletion,n.; repletely,adv.)

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expletive
n.
An exclamation or oath, especially obscene.

(expletory,adj.)

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