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nuggety

/ (ˈnʌɡɪtɪ) /
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adjective
of or resembling a nugget
Australian and NZ informal (of a person) thickset; stocky
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How to use nuggety in a sentence

  • On another occasion a particularly nuggety patient had broken the rules, and becoming troublesome was ordered back to his ward.

  • But when we find large nuggety masses of high carat gold in the beds of dead rivers, another origin has to be sought.

    Getting Gold|J. C. F. Johnson
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