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 for snippet
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Snippet \Snip"pet\, n.
     A small part or piece.
     [1913 Webster]
           To be cut into snippets and shreds.      --F. Harrison.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a small piece of anything (especially a piece that has been
           snipped off) [syn: snip, snippet, snipping]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  91 Moby Thesaurus words for "snippet":
     bantam, banty, bit, butt, button, chip, chit, chunk, clip,
     clipping, collop, crumb, cut, cutting, diminutive, dollop, dot,
     drop, droplet, end, featherweight, fingerling, fleck, flyspeck,
     fragment, gnat, gob, gobbet, grain, hunk, iota, jot, lightweight,
     lump, microbe, microorganism, midge, mini, minikin, minim, minnow,
     minny, minutia, minutiae, mite, modicum, moiety, morceau, morsel,
     mote, mouse, nip, nubbin, paring, particle, patch, peewee, piece,
     pinhead, pinpoint, point, pony, rasher, runt, scoop, scrap, shard,
     shaving, shiver, shred, shrimp, slice, slip, sliver, small fry,
     smithereen, snack, snatch, snick, snip, speck, splinter, stitch,
     stump, tag, tatter, tit, tittle, vanishing point, wart, wisp

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