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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bantam  \Ban"tam\,  n. 
  A  variety  of  small  barnyard  fowl,  with  feathered  legs, 
  probably  brought  from  Bantam,  a  district  of  Java. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bantam 
  adj  :  very  small  "diminutive  in  stature";  "a  lilliputian  chest  of 
  drawers";  "her  petite  figure";  "tiny  feet"  [syn:  {diminutive}, 
  {lilliputian},  {midget},  {petite},  {tiny}] 
  n  :  any  of  various  small  breeds 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Bantam,  CT  (borough,  FIPS  2690) 
  Location:  41.72349  N,  73.24382  W 
  Population  (1990):  757  (344  housing  units) 
  Area:  2.6  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  06750 




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