from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of a size suitable to be carried in a pocket.
  • adjective Small.

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  • adjective small enough to fit into a pocket
  • adjective idiomatic small-scale, downsized

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective limited in size or scope
  • adjective small enough to be carried in a garment pocket


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