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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Old French _minute_, from Medieval Latin _minūta_ (“60th of an hour", "note”) PRONUNCIATION * enPR: mĭn'ĭt, IPA(key): /ˈmɪnɪt/ * Rhymes: -ɪnɪt NOUN MINUTE (_plural_ MINUTES) * A unit of time equal to sixty seconds (one-sixtieth of an hour). _You have twenty MINUTES to complete the test._ * A short but unspecified time period. _Wait a MINUTE, I’m not ready yet!_ * A unit of angle equal to one-sixtieth of a degree. _We need to be sure these maps are accurate to within one MINUTE of arc._ * (in the plural, minutes) A (usually formal) written record of a meeting. _Let’s look at the MINUTES of last week’s meeting._ * A minute of use of a telephone or other network, especially a cell phone network. _If you buy this phone, you’ll get 100 free MINUTES._ * A point in time; a moment. * Dryden I go this MINUTE to attend the king. * A nautical or a geographic mile. * An old coin, a half farthing. (Can we find and add a quotation of Wyclif (Mark xii. 42) to this entry?) * (obsolete) A very small part of anything, or anything very small; a jot; a whit. * Jeremy Taylor MINUTES and circumstances of his passion * (architecture) A fixed part of a module. RELATED TERMS * arcminute DERIVED TERMS * minute bell * minute book * minute glass * minute gun TRANSLATIONS SYNONYMS * (short, unspecified period of time): instant, jiffy, mo, moment, sec, second, tic * (unit of angular measure): minute of arc VERB MINUTE (_third-person singular simple present_ MINUTES, _present participle_ MINUTING, _simple past and past participle_ MINUTED) * (transitive) Of an event, to write in a memo or the minutes of a meeting. _I’ll MINUTE this evening’s meeting._ * Charles Dickens I dare say there was a vast amount of MINUTING, memoranduming, and dispatch-boxing, on this mighty subject. * 1995, Edmund Dell, _The Schuman Plan and the British Abdication of Leadership in Europe_ [1] On 17 November 1949 Jay MINUTED Cripps, arguing that trade liberalization on inessentials was socially regressive. * 1996, Peter Hinchliffe, _The Other Battle_ [2] The Commander-in-Chief of Bomber Command, Sir Richard Peirse, was sceptical of its findings, MINUTING, ‘I don’t think at this rate we could have hoped to produce the damage which is known to have been achieved.’ * 2003, David Roberts, _Four Against the Arctic_ [3] Mr. Klingstadt, chief Auditor of the Admiralty of that city, sent for and examined them very particularly concerning the events which had befallen them; MINUTING down their answers in writing, with an intention of publishing himself an account of their extraordinary adventures. * To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of. * Bancroft The Empress of Russia, with her own hand, MINUTED an edict for universal tolerance. TRANSLATIONS

From Old French minute, from Medieval Latin minūta (60th of an hour", "note)

Pronunciation

  • enPR: mĭn'ĭt, IPA(key): /ˈmɪnɪt/
  • Rhymes: -ɪnɪt

Noun

minute (plural minutes)

  1. A unit of time equal to sixty seconds (one-sixtieth of an hour).
    You have twenty minutes to complete the test.
  2. A short but unspecified time period.
    Wait a minute, I’m not ready yet!
  3. A unit of angle equal to one-sixtieth of a degree.
    We need to be sure these maps are accurate to within one minute of arc.
  4. (in the plural, minutes) A (usually formal) written record of a meeting.
    Let’s look at the minutes of last week’s meeting.
  5. A minute of use of a telephone or other network, especially a cell phone network.
    If you buy this phone, you’ll get 100 free minutes.
  6. A point in time; a moment.
  7. A nautical or a geographic mile.
  8. An old coin, a half farthing.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Wyclif (Mark xii. 42) to this entry?)
  9. (obsolete) A very small part of anything, or anything very small; a jot; a whit.
  10. (architecture) A fixed part of a module.
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Verb

minute (third-person singular simple present minutes, present participle minuting, simple past and past participle minuted)

  1. (transitive) Of an event, to write in a memo or the minutes of a meeting.
    I’ll minute this evening’s meeting.
  2. To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

From Latin _minūtus_ (“small", "petty”), perfect passive participle of _minuō_ (“make smaller”). PRONUNCIATION * (UK) enPR: mīnyo͞ot', IPA(key): /maɪˈnjuːt/ * (US) enPR: mīn(y)o͞ot', IPA(key): /maɪˈn(j)ut/ * Rhymes: -uːt ADJECTIVE MINUTE (_comparative_ MINUTER, _superlative_ MINUTEST) * Very small. _They found only MINUTE quantities of chemical residue on his clothing._ * Very careful and exact, giving small details. _The lawyer gave the witness a MINUTE examination._ SYNONYMS * (small): * infinitesimal, insignificant, minuscule, tiny, trace * See also Wikisaurus:tiny * (exact): * exact, exacting, excruciating, precise, scrupulous * See also Wikisaurus:meticulous ANTONYMS * big, enormous, colossal, huge, significant, tremendous, vast TRANSLATIONS

From Latin minūtus (small", "petty), perfect passive participle of minuō (make smaller).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: mīnyo͞ot', IPA(key): /maɪˈnjuːt/
  • (US) enPR: mīn(y)o͞ot', IPA(key): /maɪˈn(j)ut/
  • Rhymes: -uːt

Adjective

minute (comparative minuter, superlative minutest)

  1. Very small.
    They found only minute quantities of chemical residue on his clothing.
  2. Very careful and exact, giving small details.
    The lawyer gave the witness a minute examination.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* minuet * untime

Que a categoria em FRENCH - ETYMOLOGY
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French - Etymology

From Old French, borrowed from Medieval Latin _minūta_. Compare _menu_.

From Old French, borrowed from Medieval Latin minūta. Compare menu.

Que a categoria em FRENCH - PRONUNCIATION
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French - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /mi.nyt/

  • IPA(key): /mi.nyt/

Que a categoria em FRENCH - NOUN
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French - Noun

MINUTE f (_plural_ MINUTES) * minute (etymology 1, time unit, all same senses)

minute f (plural minutes)

  1. minute (etymology 1, time unit, all same senses)

Que a categoria em FRENCH - INTERJECTION
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French - Interjection

MINUTE * wait a sec!

minute

  1. wait a sec!

Que a categoria em FRENCH - VERB
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French - Verb

MINUTE * first-person singular present indicative of _minuter_ * third-person singular present indicative of _minuter_ * first-person singular present subjunctive of _minuter_ * first-person singular present subjunctive of _minuter_ * second-person singular imperative of _minuter_

minute

  1. first-person singular present indicative of minuter
  2. third-person singular present indicative of minuter
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of minuter
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of minuter
  5. second-person singular imperative of minuter

Que a categoria em FRENCH - EXTERNAL LINKS
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French - External Links

* “minute” in _le Trésor de la langue française informatisé_ (_The Digitized Treasury of the French Language_).

Que a categoria em ITALIAN - ADJECTIVE
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Italian - Adjective

MINUTE f pl * feminine plural of _minuto_

minute f pl

  1. feminine plural of minuto

Que a categoria em ITALIAN - ANAGRAMS
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Italian - Anagrams

* emunti, munite

Que a categoria em LATIN - PARTICIPLE
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Latin - Participle

MINŪTE * vocative masculine singular of _minūtus_

minūte

  1. vocative masculine singular of minūtus

Que a categoria em OLD FRENCH - ETYMOLOGY
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Old French - Etymology

Medieval Latin _minūta_.

Medieval Latin minūta.

Que a categoria em OLD FRENCH - NOUN
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Old French - Noun

MINUTE f (_oblique plural_ MINUTES, _nominative singular_ MINUTE, _nominative plural_ MINUTES) * minute (one sixtieth of an hour) COORDINATE TERMS * segont * eure * jor * semaine * an DESCENDANTS * English: minute * French: minute

minute f (oblique plural minutes, nominative singular minute, nominative plural minutes)

  1. minute (one sixtieth of an hour)

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Portuguese - Verb

MINUTE * _first-person singular (EU) present subjunctive of_ MINUTAR * _third-person singular (ELE and ELA, also used with VOCÊ and others) present subjunctive of_ MINUTAR * _third-person singular (VOCÊ) affirmative imperative of_ MINUTAR * _third-person singular (VOCÊ) negative imperative of_ MINUTAR

minute

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of minutar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of minutar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of minutar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of minutar


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