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They dove underwater to the soft river bed, Onto darkish green plants with a smidgen of red.

WORD ORIGIN

1845, perhaps from Scottish smitch "very small amount; small insignificant person" (1822). Cf. Northumbrian dialectal smiddum "small particle of lead ore" (1821).

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