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Definition of Minute

Minute a. means: Very small; little; tiny; fine; slight; slender; inconsiderable.

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Minute a. means: Very small; little; tiny; fine; slight; slender; inconsiderable.

Meaning of Minute

Minute (a.) means: Very small; little; tiny; fine; slight; slender; inconsiderable.

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Minute (a.): Attentive to small things; paying attention to details; critical; particular; precise; as, a minute observer; minute observation.

Globule (n.): A minute spherical or rounded structure; as blood, lymph, and pus corpuscles, minute fungi, spores, etc.

Minute (p. pr. & vb. n.): To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of.

Second (a.): The sixtieth part of a minute of time or of a minute of space, that is, the second regular subdivision of the degree; as, sound moves about 1,140 English feet in a second; five minutes and ten seconds north of this place.

Abbreviator (n.): One of a college of seventy-two officers of the papal court whose duty is to make a short minute of a decision on a petition, or reply of the pope to a letter, and afterwards expand the minute into official form.

Capillary (a.): Resembling a hair; fine; minute; very slender; having minute tubes or interspaces; having very small bore; as, the capillary vessels of animals and plants.

Micrometer (n.): An instrument, used with a telescope or microscope, for measuring minute distances, or the apparent diameters of objects which subtend minute angles. The measurement given directly is that of the image of the object formed at the focus of the object glass.

Minute (a.): Of or pertaining to a minute or minutes; occurring at or marking successive minutes.

Fretwork (n.): Work adorned with frets; ornamental openwork or work in relief, esp. when elaborate and minute in its parts. Hence, any minute play of light and shade, dark and light, or the like.

Stigma (v. t.): A small spot, mark, scar, or a minute hole; -- applied especially to a spot on the outer surface of a Graafian follicle, and to spots of intercellular substance in scaly epithelium, or to minute holes in such spots.

Cleistogamous (a.): Having, beside the usual flowers, other minute, closed flowers, without petals or with minute petals; -- said of certain species of plants which possess flowers of two or more kinds, the closed ones being so constituted as to insure self-fertilization.

Volvox (n.): A genus of minute, pale-green, globular, organisms, about one fiftieth of an inch in diameter, found rolling through water, the motion being produced by minute colorless cilia. It has been considered as belonging to the flagellate Infusoria, but is now referred to the vegetable kingdom, and each globule is considered a colony of many individuals. The commonest species is Volvox globator, often called globe animalcule.

Tasimer (n.): An instrument for detecting or measuring minute extension or movements of solid bodies. It consists essentially of a small rod, disk, or button of carbon, forming part of an electrical circuit, the resistance of which, being varied by the changes of pressure produced by the movements of the object to be measured, causes variations in the strength of the current, which variations are indicated by a sensitive galvanometer. It is also used for measuring minute changes of temperature.

Horse power (): A unit of power, used in stating the power required to drive machinery, and in estimating the capabilities of animals or steam engines and other prime movers for doing work. It is the power required for the performance of work at the rate of 33,000 English units of work per minute; hence, it is the power that must be exerted in lifting 33,000 pounds at the rate of one foot per minute, or 550 pounds at the rate of one foot per second, or 55 pounds at the rate of ten feet per second, etc.

Minim (a.): Minute.

Canaliculus (n.): A minute canal.

Minuteness (n.): The quality of being minute.

Crenulation (n.): A minute crenation.

Fuzz (v. i.): To fly off in minute particles.

Spinule (n.): A minute spine.

Midget (n.): A minute bloodsucking fly.

Minuscule (n.): Any very small, minute object.

Dram (n.): A minute quantity; a mite.

Minutely (adv.): At intervals of a minute; very often and regularly.

Bronchiole (n.): A minute bronchial tube.

Atomical (a.): Extremely minute; tiny.

Microscopical (a.): Able to see extremely minute objects.

Minute (n.): A point of time; a moment.

Minute (n.): A coin; a half farthing.

Barbule (n.): A very minute barb or beard.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Minute

Meaning of "minute" or "a minute"

"minute" or "a minute" means: A long time. Not just 60 seconds.  "Dang! I haven't seen you in a minute, girl, where you been?" 

Meaning of a minute

a minute means: A long time. Not just 60 seconds.  "Dang! I haven't seen you in a minute, girl, where you been?" 

Meaning of hot minute

hot minute means: Fast or quick.   "I'm just gonna run in the store, it'll take a hot minute." 

Meaning of hot minute

hot minute means: Fast or quick. I'll be with you in a hot minute.

Meaning of Take five

Take five means: A way of telling someone to take a five minute break or to take a five minute break.Hey, Cleanhead, this is a cool tune and we're blowin' too hot. We oughta "take five."

Meaning of FIVE−MINUTE MOVER

FIVE−MINUTE MOVER means: Five−minute mover is American slang for a very enthusiastic, energetic sexual partner.

Meaning of five-minute shack up

five-minute shack up means: Quick sexual act with little or no tenderness, a rushed act of sex.[five-minute shack up, is not like the one night stand, the five minutes shack up, is usually over within a hour, or two. Where the one night stand made go all night.].

Meaning of in a New York minute

in a New York minute means: Very quickly. I'll be over in a New York minute.

Meaning of JAM

JAM means: Just A Minute

Meaning of JAM

JAM means: Just a minute

Meaning of ESEMED

ESEMED means: Every Second Every Minute Every Day

Meaning of GPM

GPM means: gallons per minute. Pg. 511

Meaning of Cock Linnet

Cock Linnet means: Minute

Meaning of ahora mismo

ahora mismo means: right now; this minute

Meaning of tout à l’heure

tout à l’heure means: just now, in a minute

Meaning of Hang on a tick

Hang on a tick means: wait a minute

Meaning of see a man about a dog

see a man about a dog means: v urinate: Give me a minute, Dave – I’ve got to go and see a man about a dog.

Meaning of minute man

minute man means: The man in front of you in a time trial.

Meaning of à tout propos

à tout propos means: every other minute; without interruption

Meaning of mo

mo means: Noun. Abb. of moment. E.g."Just a mo, wait there and I'll be with you in one minute."

Meaning of Minute

Minute means: Attentive to small things; paying attention to details; critical; particular; precise; as, a minute observer; minute observation.

Meaning of Globule

Globule means: A minute spherical or rounded structure; as blood, lymph, and pus corpuscles, minute fungi, spores, etc.

Meaning of Minute

Minute means: To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of.

Meaning of Second

Second means: The sixtieth part of a minute of time or of a minute of space, that is, the second regular subdivision of the degree; as, sound moves about 1,140 English feet in a second; five minutes and ten seconds north of this place.

Meaning of Abbreviator

Abbreviator means: One of a college of seventy-two officers of the papal court whose duty is to make a short minute of a decision on a petition, or reply of the pope to a letter, and afterwards expand the minute into official form.

Meaning of Capillary

Capillary means: Resembling a hair; fine; minute; very slender; having minute tubes or interspaces; having very small bore; as, the capillary vessels of animals and plants.

Meaning of Micrometer

Micrometer means: An instrument, used with a telescope or microscope, for measuring minute distances, or the apparent diameters of objects which subtend minute angles. The measurement given directly is that of the image of the object formed at the focus of the object glass.

Meaning of Minute

Minute means: Of or pertaining to a minute or minutes; occurring at or marking successive minutes.

Meaning of Fretwork

Fretwork means: Work adorned with frets; ornamental openwork or work in relief, esp. when elaborate and minute in its parts. Hence, any minute play of light and shade, dark and light, or the like.

Meaning of Stigma

Stigma means: A small spot, mark, scar, or a minute hole; -- applied especially to a spot on the outer surface of a Graafian follicle, and to spots of intercellular substance in scaly epithelium, or to minute holes in such spots.

Meaning of Cleistogamous

Cleistogamous means: Having, beside the usual flowers, other minute, closed flowers, without petals or with minute petals; -- said of certain species of plants which possess flowers of two or more kinds, the closed ones being so constituted as to insure self-fertilization.

Meaning of Volvox

Volvox means: A genus of minute, pale-green, globular, organisms, about one fiftieth of an inch in diameter, found rolling through water, the motion being produced by minute colorless cilia. It has been considered as belonging to the flagellate Infusoria, but is now referred to the vegetable kingdom, and each globule is considered a colony of many individuals. The commonest species is Volvox globator, often called globe animalcule.

Meaning of Tasimer

Tasimer means: An instrument for detecting or measuring minute extension or movements of solid bodies. It consists essentially of a small rod, disk, or button of carbon, forming part of an electrical circuit, the resistance of which, being varied by the changes of pressure produced by the movements of the object to be measured, causes variations in the strength of the current, which variations are indicated by a sensitive galvanometer. It is also used for measuring minute changes of temperature.

Meaning of Horse power

Horse power means: A unit of power, used in stating the power required to drive machinery, and in estimating the capabilities of animals or steam engines and other prime movers for doing work. It is the power required for the performance of work at the rate of 33,000 English units of work per minute; hence, it is the power that must be exerted in lifting 33,000 pounds at the rate of one foot per minute, or 550 pounds at the rate of one foot per second, or 55 pounds at the rate of ten feet per second, etc.

Meaning of Minim

Minim means: Minute.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Beaux

Beaux means: of Bel-esprit

Meaning of Mow

Mow means: A wry face.

Meaning of Ruminated

Ruminated means: of Ruminate

Meaning of Stroke

Stroke means: The rower who pulls the stroke oar; the strokesman.

Meaning of Trip

Trip means: Fig.: To overthrow by depriving of support; to put an obstacle in the way of; to obstruct; to cause to fail.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of negatory

negatory means: No, a negative answer. That's negatory on the request for more money, son.

Meaning of knackers

knackers means: testicles, bollox, balls etc.

Meaning of Ding Dong

Ding Dong means: Song

Meaning of Bend

Bend means:   Waistcoat, vest

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