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Oxford dictionary definition of the word mote:
a tiny piece of a substance; a speck:
the tiniest mote of dust
a mote in someone’s eye
a minor fault in a person observed by someone who ignores a greater fault in themselves:
before the Minister takes the mote out of Europe’s eye, should not he take the beam out of his own?
[with biblical allusion to Matt. 7:3]
Old English mot, related to Dutch mot ‘dust, sawdust’