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  Words related to minute

Related / Similar Words: hour, arcminute, minute of arc, min, moment, second, instant, bit, narrow, infinitesimal, microscopic, atomic, atomlike

 

Definition:
  • distance measured by the time taken to cover it; "we live an hour from the airport"; "its just 10 minutes away";
  • a short note; "the secretary keeps the minutes of the meeting";
  • a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree;
  • a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour; "he ran a 4 minute mile";
  • a particular point in time; "the moment he arrived the party began";
  • an indefinitely short time; "wait just a moment"; "it only takes a minute"; "in just a bit";
  • characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination; "a minute inspection of the grounds"; "a narrow scrutiny"; "an exact and minute report";
  • infinitely or immeasurably small; "two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm"; "reduced to a microscopic scale";
  • immeasurably small;

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    Hyponyms: climax, culmination, eleventh hour, last minute, moment of truth, pinpoint, time, psychological moment, blink of an eye, flash, heartbeat, instant, jiffy, split second, trice, twinkling, wink, New York minute

     

    Part Meronyms: degree, arcdegree, hour, hr, 60 minutes

     

    Anagrams: minuet

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: minutë   Bosnian: minuta  
    Bulgarian: минута   Catalan: menut  
    Chinese: 分鐘   Croatian: minuta  
    Dutch: minuscuul and minuut and minuutje and notulen   Esperanto: minuto  
    Finnish: hetki and minuutti and pöytäkirja and pienenpieni   French: minuscule and minute and procès-verbal  
    German: Minute and Moment and winzig   Greek: πρωτόκολλο and στιγμή and λεπτό and μικροσκοπικός and μοίρα  
    Hebrew: דקה and דקת קשת and זעיר and פרוטוקול and רגע   Hungarian: perc  
    Icelandic: augablik and mínúta   Indonesian: menit  
    Interlingua: minuscule   Italian: attimo and minuscolo and minuto  
    Japanese: 議事録 and   Korean:  
    Latvian: minūte   Lithuanian: minutė  
    Malay: catatan and minit and sekejap   Maltese: minuta  
    Norwegian: øyeblikk and minutt and protokoll   Polish: malutki and minuta and protokół  
    Portuguese: ata and instante and minúsculo and minuto   Romanian: minuscul  
    Russian: минута and протокол   Slovene: minuta  
    Spanish: minuto   Swedish: ögonblick and minut and mycket lite and protokoll  
    Turkish: dakika   Ukrainian: хвилина  
    Welsh: munud  
     
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