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Move by small degrees (4 letter answer)

The Answer




The answer INCH is seen frequently, appearing about once every 150 puzzles.

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INCH as a noun:

1. (inch, in) = a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
2. (column inch, inch) = a unit of measurement for advertising space

INCH as a verb:

1. (edge, inch) = advance slowly, as if by inches; "He edged towards the car"