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ι

The ninth letter in the Greek alphabet, iota.

i·o·ta (ι),

(ī-ō'tă),
1. The ninth letter in the Greek alphabet.
2. chemistry denotes the ninth in a series, or the ninth atom from a carboxyl group or other functional group.
3. A tiny or minute amount.

i·o·ta

(ι) (ī-ō'tă)
1. The ninth letter in the Greek alphabet.
2. chemistry Denotes the ninth in a series, or the ninth atom from a carboxyl group or other functional group.
3. A tiny or minute amount.
References in classic literature ?
But I shall not therefore drop one iota of my convictions, or cease to identify myself with that truth which an evil generation hates.
"The Ring of Bells" and "The Peri and the Pearl" are not changed one iota. They were just as artistic, just as worth while, then as now.
This hand the king eagerly accepts -- (he had intended to take it at all events, and had put off the matter from day to day, only through fear of the vizier), -- but, in accepting it now, he gives all parties very distinctly to understand, that, grand vizier or no grand vizier, he has not the slightest design of giving up one iota of his vow or of his privileges.