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Synonyms of particle

Noun


1. atom, molecule, particle, corpuscle, mote, speck, material, stuff

usage: (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything

2. particle, subatomic particle, body

usage: a body having finite mass and internal structure but negligible dimensions

3. particle, function word, closed-class word

usage: a function word that can be used in English to form phrasal verbs

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