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minim

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noun min·im \ˈmi-nəm\

Definition of minim

  1. 1 :  half note

  2. 2 :  something very minute

  3. 3 — see weight table

minim adjective


Origin of minim

Latin minimus least


First Known Use: 15th century


Medical Dictionary

minim

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noun min·im \ˈmin-əm\

Medical Definition of minim

  1. :  either of two units of capacity equal to 160 fluid dram:a:  a United States unit of liquid capacity equivalent to 0.003760 cubic inch or 0.061610 milliliterb:  a British unit of liquid capacity and dry measure equivalent to 0.003612 cubic inch or 0.059194 milliliter




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "minim" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "minim"


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