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itty-bitty

 and itsy-bitsy
very small. (Childish.) I remember when you was just an itty-bitty baby. Gramma sewed with itsy-bitsy stitches.

itty-bitty

and itsy-bitsy (ˈɪdiˈbɪdi and ˈɪtsiˈbɪtsi)
mod. tiny. Give me an itsy-bitsy piece. I’m on a diet.
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These itty-bitty insects usually are harmless and live in balance with their human hosts.
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Dream of itty-bitty munchkin pumpkins, big giant pumpkins .
Minneapolis-based General Mills has rolled out Frosted Mini Chex, an itty-bitty rice cereal with a frosted taste.
Half the people in the theater began crawling around looking for those itty-bitty teeth.
Itty-bitty computers, such as the Philips Velo and LG Electronics Phenom, run pocket-size versions of the Microsoft Office applications and function well as both an Internet and a presenter's tool.
Owens festoons her works with remarkable ornamentation: glops of white on a powder blue field are fussed over with a fingernail-painting party of itty-bitty dips and dabs.
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A long corridor stretches north from the foyer and links the pubic rooms to the bedroom wing, which incorporates three itty-bitty bedrooms--one outfitted as an office with floor-to-ceiling bookshelves and another with a cushioned built-in window seat and over-scaled paisley patterned wallpaper.
Each bundle probably controlled a pair of itty-bitty legs, the researchers say.
YMCA basketball: Registration is open for two Eugene Family YMCA activities - an Itty-Bitty Basketball Clinic for 3- to 5-year-old boys and girls, and a basketball camp for players in kindergarten and the first grade.
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