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minutia

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noun mi·nu·tia \mə-ˈnü-sh(ē-)ə, mī-, -ˈnyü-\

Definition of minutia

plural mi·nu·ti·aeplay \-shē-ˌē, -ˌī\

  1. :  a minute or minor detail —usually used in plural



Origin of minutia

Latin minutiae trifles, details, from plural of minutia smallness, from minutus


First Known Use: 1782

Rhymes with minutia


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