mica

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English[edit]

A sheet of mica

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīca (grain, crumb).

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mica (countable and uncountable, plural micas)

  1. Any of a group of hydrous aluminosilicate minerals characterized by highly perfect cleavage, so that they readily separate into very thin leaves, more or less elastic.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīca.

Noun[edit]

mica f (plural miques)

  1. a bit, a small piece

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

mica f (uncountable)

  1. mica

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīca.

Noun[edit]

mica f (plural miche)

  1. mica
    Any of a group of hydrous aluminosilicate minerals characterized by highly perfect cleavage, so that they readily separate into very thin leaves, more or less elastic

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mica

  1. (colloquial) not
    Mica male! - Not bad!
  2. (colloquial) hardly, you know
    Mica sono stupido - I’m hardly stupid; I’m not stupid, you know
  3. (colloquial) bit
    non è mica(affatto) cambiato (it hasn't changed one bit)
  4. (colloquial) at all
    non costa mica molto (it is not at all expensive)
  5. (colloquial) by any chance
    non hai mica trovato il mio portafoglio? (have you seen my wallet by any chance?)

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mīca f (genitive mīcae); first declension

  1. crumb, morsel, grain

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First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mīca mīcae
genitive mīcae mīcārum
dative mīcae mīcīs
accusative mīcam mīcās
ablative mīcā mīcīs
vocative mīca mīcae

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

mica f (plural micas)

  1. mica (hydrous aluminosilicate mineral)

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mica

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of micar
  2. second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of micar

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mica

  1. definite feminine singular nominative form of mic
  2. definite feminine singular accusative form of mic