Minute

The minute is a unit of time or of angle. As a unit of time, the minute is equal to {frac|1|60} (the first sexagesimal fraction) of an hour or 60 seconds. In the UTC time standard, a minute on rare occasions has 59 or 61 seconds, a consequence of leap seconds. As a unit of angle, the minute of arc is equal to {frac|1|60} of a degree or 60 seconds ...
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Minute

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of. • (n.) A point of time; a moment. • (a.) Of or pertaining to a minute or minutes; occurring at or marking successive minutes. • (a.) Very small; little; tiny; fine; slight; slender; inconsiderable. • (n.) The sixt...
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minute

1. The sixtieth part of an hour; sixty seconds. (Abbrev. M.; as, 4 h. 30 m) 'Four minutes, that is to say, minutes of an hour.' (Chaucer) ... 2. The sixtieth part of a degree; sixty seconds (Marked thus ('); as, 10 deg 20') ... 3. A nautical or a geographic mile. ... 4. A coin; a half farthing. ... 5. A very small part of anything, or anything very...
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minute

noun an indefinitely short time; `wait just a moment`; `it only takes a minute`; `in just a bit`
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minute

narrow adjective characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination; `a minute inspection of the grounds`; `a narrow scrutiny`; `an exact and minute report`
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Minute

(à la) “minute”; something quickly grilled or fried in butter with lemon juice and parsley (prepared at the last minute).
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Minute

[basketball] A minute is a unit of time in a basketball game. There are forty-eight minutes in each NBA basketball game. For players, the total number of minutes played in a season—and the average number of minutes played per game—are both tracked as statistics. ==Leaders== Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the all-time leader in minutes played wi...
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Minute

[French newspaper] Minute (lang) is a weekly newspaper, initially right-wing but now far-right, circulated in France since 1962. Its editorial position is satirical and conservative. According to figures provided by the paper`s management, it had a circulation of 40,000 copies a week in 2006. == History == === First decade === In 1962, Minu...
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Minute

Min'ute adjective Of or pertaining to a minute or minutes; occurring at or marking successive minutes. Minute bell , a bell tolled at intervals of a minute, as to give notice of a death or a funeral. -- Minute book , a book in which written minutes are entered. -- ...
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Minute

Min'ute noun [ Late Latin minuta a small portion, small coin, from Latin minutus small: confer French minute . See 4th Minute .] 1. The sixtieth part of an hour; sixty seconds. (Abbrev. m.; as, 4 h. 30 m. ) « Four minutes , that is to say, ...
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Minute

Min'ute transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Minuted ; present participle & verbal noun Minuting .] To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of. « The Empress of Russia, with he...
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Minute

Mi·nute' adjective [ Latin minutus , past participle of minuere to lessen. See Minish , Minor , and confer Menu , Minuet .] 1. Very small; little; tiny; fine; slight; slender; inconsiderable. ' Minute drops.' Milton. 2. Atten...
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Minute

A memorandum of what takes place in court; made by authority of the court. From these minutes the record is afterwards made up. Toullier says, they are so called because the writing in which they were originally, was small, that the word is derived, from the Latin minuta, (scriptura) in opposition to copies which were delivered to the parties, and ...
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Minute

In architecture, a minute is a proportionate measure, by which the parts of the classical orders are regulated, a minute being the sixtieth part of the lower diameter of the shaft of a column.
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minute

in timekeeping, 60 seconds, now defined in terms of radiation emitted from atoms of the element cesium under specified conditions. The minute was ...
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minute

infinitely or immeasurably small
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minute

infinitely or immeasurably small
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minute

infinitely or immeasurably small
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minute

infinitely or immeasurably small
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Minute

The main definition for the minute is as 60 seconds within the definition of time. However, it is also defined as 1/60 of a degree.Unit of Time1 minute = 60 seconds.1 sidereal minute = 59.83617 seconds.Angle1 minute = 60 seconds = 1/60 degree (°)
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minute

Unit of time consisting of 60 seconds; also a unit of angle equal to one sixtieth of a degree
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minute

very small; tiny
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minute

[adj] - characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination 2. [n] - a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour 3. [n] - a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree 4. [n] - a short note
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