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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Plaything  \Play"thing`\,  n. 
  A  thing  to  play  with  a  toy;  anything  that  serves  to  amuse. 
  A  child  knows  his  nurse,  and  by  degrees  the  playthings 
  of  a  little  more  advanced  age.  --Locke. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  an  artifact  designed  to  be  played  with  [syn:  {toy}] 

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