subminimal

adjective
sub·​min·​i·​mal | \ ˌsəb-ˈmi-nə-məl How to pronounce subminimal (audio) \
variants: or sub-minimal

Definition of subminimal

: smaller than the minimum that is required for a particular result a subminimal stimulus

First Known Use of subminimal

1882, in the meaning defined above

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“Subminimal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subminimal. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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subminimal

adjective
sub·​min·​i·​mal | \ -ˈmin-ə-məl How to pronounce subminimal (audio) \

Medical Definition of subminimal

: smaller than the minimum that is required for a particular result a subminimal stimulus

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