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  • n. A weak child or animal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Needing care; weak; feeble.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The smallest and weakest one in a litter, as of puppies, kittens, or pigs; the runt.
  • n. Hence A helpless babe.
  • Small; puny; stunted.


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