subminiature

adjective
sub·​min·​i·​a·​ture | \ ˌsəb-ˈmi-nē-ə-ˌchu̇r How to pronounce subminiature (audio) , -ˈmi-ni-ˌchu̇r, -ˈmin-yə-, -chər, -ˌtyu̇r, -ˌtu̇r \

Definition of subminiature

: very small used especially of a very compact assembly of electronic equipment

First Known Use of subminiature

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Subminiature.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subminiature. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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