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part of speech: adjective

One: the indefinite article, used before words beginning with the sound of a vowel.

part of speech: conjunction

Noting a single individual, but less emphatic than one; the indefinite article, put before nouns or adjs. in the sing. beginning with a vowel or the sound of a vowel- as, an egg, an honourable man.

part of speech: conjunction


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A small branch or shoot cut off a tree; a long, thin piece of wood; something similar in shape to such a piece; as, a stick of candy; a rod or wand to be held in the hand, as a cane. ...

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