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cloudlet

[kloud-lit] /ˈklaʊd lɪt/
noun
1.
a small cloud.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; cloud + -let
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Examples for cloudlet
  • The filling is a cloudlet of vanilla-scented pastry cream folded into whipped cream.
  • The next moment he turned on the power and tried to collide with a cloudlet.
British Dictionary definitions for cloudlet

cloudlet

/ˈklaʊdlɪt/
noun
1.
a small cloud
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Word Origin and History for cloudlet
n.

1788, from cloud (n.) + diminutive suffix -let.

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