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1

Mikros

Small

Malaria is caused by a microbe that can be transmitted through cetaintypes of mosqiutoes

2

Microcosm

A miniature world; a small scale version of another thing.

A school community is a microcosm of the whole society in which it exists.

3

Minuo, Minuere, Minui, Minutum, Minus

Less

4

Miniscule

Extremely small

The doll house was furnished with miniscule silverware and napkin rings.

5

Minutia

A small or trivial detail.

Mrs. Potts’s signature word is minutia.

6

Tenuo... etc.

Thin, to make thin

7

Attenuate

To make slender or small

To weaken, to reduce in force or value

8

Tenuous

Thin in form

9

Satis

Enough

10

Satiate

To satisfy an appetite fully

11

Impleo...

To fill

12

Plenus

Full

13

Comply

To do as one is asked

14

Implement

Tool or utensil

Tp put into actions

15

Replete

Well-stocked or abundantly supplied

Completely filled

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Expletive

An exclamation or oath, often obscure