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LampPro Tip 1/2
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Use 'trickle' to describe a meager flow, much less than a pour or stream. SlideA trickle of olive oil enhanced the salad's flavor.
LampPro Tip 2/2
Continuous MotionPlay
'Trickle' suggests a steady, continuous motion, not an abrupt one. SlideWater trickled from the faucet, indicating a need for repair.