min·​i·​fy ˈmi-nə-ˌfī How to pronounce minify (audio)
minified; minifying

Word History


Latin minus less + English -ify

First Known Use

1874, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of minify was in 1874

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“Minify.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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