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Definition of Minute

Minute

  1. The sixtieth part of an hour; sixty seconds. (Abbrev. m.; as, 4 h. 30 m.)
  2. The sixtieth part of a degree; sixty seconds.
  3. A nautical or a geographic mile.
  4. A coin; a half farthing.
  5. A very small part of anything, or anything very small; a jot; a tittle.
  6. A point of time; a moment.
  7. The memorandum; a record; a note to preserve the memory of anything; as, to take minutes of a contract; to take minutes of a conversation or debate.
  8. A fixed part of a module. See Module.
  9. Of or pertaining to a minute or minutes; occurring at or marking successive minutes.
  10. To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of.
  11. Very small; little; tiny; fine; slight; slender; inconsiderable.
  12. Attentive to small things; paying attention to details; critical; particular; precise; as, a minute observer; minute observation.
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Minute Translations

minute in Afrikaans is minuut
minute in Danish is minut
minute in Dutch is minuut
minute in Finnish is minuutti
minute in French is minute
minute in German is Minute
minute in Italian is minuto
minute in Norwegian is minutt
minute in Portuguese is minuto
minute in Spanish is minuto