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pennorth

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pennorth (plural pennorths or pennorth)

  1. (obsolete, UK) A penny's worth, or an amount of anything one could buy for a penny.
  2. (obsolete, figuratively, UK) A very small, or the least, amount.

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  1. ^ Chris Roberts: Words And Phrases That Have Vanished From Our Language. isbn=978-1-84317-825-5