What is the definition of "picayune"?

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Picayune is term meaning of little value, petty or significance. It can also be a small coin of little value, especially a 5 cent piece. It can also be used as an informal word for an insignificant person or thing. This word also means something not worth arguing about.
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pic·a·yune
[pik-ee-yoon, pik-uh-]
ADJECTIVE [INFORMAL.]
1.
of little value or account; small; trifling: a picayune amount.
2.
petty, carping, or prejudiced: I didn't want to seem picayune by criticizing.
NOUN
3.
(formerly, in Louisiana, Florida, etc.) a coin equal to half a Spanish real.
4.
any small coin, as a five-cent piece.
5.
Informal. an insignificant person or thing.
Source: Dictionary.com
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