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or pocket-sized

[pok-it-sahyz] /ˈpɒk ɪtˌsaɪz/
small enough to fit conveniently into one's pocket.
Origin of pocket-size
1905-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • If he had taken anything larger than pocket-size out of that shop of his, she had missed it.

    A Traveler in Time August Derleth
  • "Guess that young woman regards me as a pocket-size providence," observed O'Rane impatiently.

    Sonia Between two Worlds Stephen McKenna
  • Judging that the morning haze would veil any smoke, Shann built a pocket-size fire.

    Storm Over Warlock Andre Norton
  • He returned with his pocket-size wire recorder and handed it to Chahda.

    The Pirates of Shan Harold Leland Goodwin

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