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- (obsolete) A young person, especially a young woman.
- (obsolete) A small or insignificant person, thing or amount.
- (obsolete) A little pin.
- (uncountable, Britain printing, dated) The size of type smaller than brilliant, standardized as 3-point.
- (type size): (US) excelsior
3-point type — see excelsior