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mini

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noun \ˈmi-nē\

Definition of mini

plural

minis

  1. :  something small of its kind: as a :  minicar b :  miniskirt c :  minicomputer

Origin and Etymology of mini

mini-


First Known Use: 1960


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mini

adjective

Definition of mini

  1. 1 :  small in relation to others of the same kind

  2. 2 :  of short length or duration :  brief

1963

First Known Use of mini

1963


mini-

combining form

Definition of mini-

  1. :  smaller or briefer than usual, normal, or standard <minicourse> <minibus>

Origin and Etymology of mini-

miniature


MINI Defined for English Language Learners

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mini

play
noun \ˈmi-nē\

Definition of mini for English Language Learners

  • : a very short skirt


mini-

combining form

Definition of mini- for English Language Learners

  • : smaller or shorter than usual or normal


MINI- Defined for Kids

mini-

prefix

Definition of mini- for Students

  1. :  very short or small


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