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nugget of information

A particular or singular thing that someone has written or said which is especially informative, interesting, useful, etc. Can also be used sarcastically to imply that what is said is banal, useless, or uninformative. Amidst the rather rambling speech delivered by the prime minister, there was one little nugget of information that voters would do well to keep in mind. This book is a fascinating read, and it's filled with nuggets of information about the war. Thanks for that nugget of information, Jeff. I'm sure sunbathing tips will really come in handy in Iceland!
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nugget of wisdom

A particular or singular thing that someone has written or said which is especially wise, sagacious, or informative. Can also be used sarcastically to imply that what is said is banal, useless, or uninformative. My uncle loves to give advice, and he's never short of little nuggets of wisdom whenever we go to visit him. Thanks for that nugget of wisdom, Jeff. I'm sure sunbathing tips will really come in handy in Iceland!
See also: nugget, of, wisdom

nugget of truth

A singular element of truth or wisdom within or among a greater story, narrative, speech, or claim, especially when most or all other elements are fictitious or of questionable veracity. I think the governor's speech is a bunch of hogwash by and large, but there is a nugget of truth in what he said about the need for lower taxes. Conspiracy theories survive because they are usually laced with little nuggets of truth that give them the air of credibility.
See also: nugget, of, truth

nuggets

n. the testicles. Man, my nuggets are cold! Let’s hurry up and get back in the car.
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The spectra of the blended nuggets were collected using a Fourier transform near infrared (FT-NIR) system equipped with an integrating sphere and dispersive handheld NIR units operating in wavelengths ranging from 1600 nm to 2400 nm.
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The nugget was discovered on Thursday by a gold panner from the Canadian gold-rush province of British Columbia.
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The gold piece, called Butte Nugget because the seller discovered it on public land in Butte County, sold a day after it was put on public auction on Thursday.
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