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I am small. I am large.
You call it I name it,
You name it I have it.
Want to add it to me?
You would need a lot of support.

Who am I?

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You are:

A dictionary

Clues:

I am small. I am large.

Dictionaries come in different sizes some small some large

You call it I name it,

Dictionaries give concepts names

You name it I have it.

If it has been named, an extensive dictionary will have it with its definition

Want to add it to me? You would need a lot of support.

I'm assuming there is some committee or process that requires support from others to add new words to a dictionary

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    $\begingroup$ Maybe small/large = abridged/unabridged? $\endgroup$
    – APrough
    Commented Apr 25, 2016 at 18:53
  • $\begingroup$ @APrough that is definitely one possible explanation of that hint $\endgroup$ Commented Apr 25, 2016 at 19:27
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    $\begingroup$ Another possible explanation I feel for small/large would be it contains a large amount of information in a small package. $\endgroup$ Commented Apr 25, 2016 at 22:42
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    $\begingroup$ The possessive its does not have an apostrophe. $\endgroup$ Commented Apr 26, 2016 at 2:17
  • $\begingroup$ @DavidConrad alright I fixed it $\endgroup$ Commented Apr 26, 2016 at 13:05

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