a minore

adjective

a mi·​no·​re
ˌämə̇ˈnōrē,
ˌām-;
¦āˌmīˈ-
: of or relating to an ionic foot beginning with two short syllables

Word History

Etymology

Latin, from the lesser

First Known Use

1811, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of a minore was in 1811

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“A minore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20minore. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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