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 for bantam
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bantam \Ban"tam\, n.
     A variety of small barnyard fowl, with feathered legs,
     probably brought from Bantam, a district of Java.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: very small; "diminutive in stature"; "a lilliputian chest
             of drawers"; "her petite figure"; "tiny feet"; "the
             flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy" [syn:
             bantam, diminutive, lilliputian, midget,
             petite, tiny, flyspeck]
      n 1: any of various small breeds of fowl

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  46 Moby Thesaurus words for "bantam":
     arch, baby, baby-sized, banty, button, chit, compact, diminutive,
     duodecimo, featherweight, fingerling, handy, lightweight, little,
     malapert, mini, miniature, miniaturized, minikin, minimal, minnow,
     minny, minuscule, monkey, mouse, nubbin, peewee, pert, petite,
     pocket, pocket-sized, pony, runt, shrimp, slip, small fry,
     small-scale, snip, snippet, subminiature, tit, toy, twelvemo,
     vest-pocket, wart, wisp

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Bantam, CT -- U.S. borough in Connecticut
     Population (2000):    802
     Housing Units (2000): 376
     Land area (2000):     1.010797 sq. miles (2.617953 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.010797 sq. miles (2.617953 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            02690
     Located within:       Connecticut (CT), FIPS 09
     Location:             41.723320 N, 73.240629 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     06750
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
      Bantam, CT

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