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minute (n):
distance measured by the time taken to cover it
Samples
we live an hour from the airport.
its just 10 minutes away
minute (n):
a short note
Samples
the secretary keeps the minutes of the meeting
minute (n):
a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
minute (n):
a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
Samples
he ran a 4 minute mile
minute (n):
a particular point in time
Samples
the moment he arrived the party began
Related Word: instant
minute (n):
an indefinitely short time
Samples
wait just a moment.
in a mo.
it only takes a minute.
in just a bit

Related Words: momoment
minute (s):
characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination
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a minute inspection of the grounds.
a narrow scrutiny.
an exact and minute report
minute (s):
infinitely or immeasurably small
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two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm.
reduced to a microscopic scale
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Better be sure than sorry

Tedbirini al ki üzülmeyesîn.
You should be cautious—if you are not, you may regret it.


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