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  1. widows mite(Noun)

    A very small, gift or donation which, however, represents a great sacrifice on the part of the giver.

  2. widows mite(Noun)

    (numismatics) Name given to the lepton coin.

  3. Origin: From the Bible account of the poor widow's donation to the temple contribution box. Found at Mark 12.38-44 and Luke 21.1-4

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