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minutes, plural;
  1. Extremely small
    • - a minute fraction of an inch
  2. So small as to verge on insignificance
    • - he will have no more than a minute chance of exercising significant influence
  3. (of an inquiry or investigation, or an account of one) Taking the smallest points into consideration; precise and meticulous
    • - a minute examination of the islands
  1. Record or note (the proceedings of a meeting or a specified item among such proceedings)
    • - the Secretary shall minute the proceedings of each meeting
  1. A summarized record of the proceedings at a meeting

  2. An official memorandum authorizing or recommending a course of action

  1. a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour; "he ran a 4 minute mile"
  2. infinitesimal: infinitely or immeasurably small; "two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm"; "reduced to a microscopic scale"
  3. characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination; "a minute inspection of the grounds"; "a narrow scrutiny"; "an exact and minute report"
  4. moment: an indefinitely short time; "wait just a moment"; "in a mo"; "it only takes a minute"; "in just a bit"
  5. moment: a particular point in time; "the moment he arrived the party began"
  6. a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
  7. A minute of arc, or arcminute or minute of angle (MOA), is a unit of angular measurement, equal to one sixtieth (1/60) of one degree. This conversion is recognised for calculations involving SI Units. ...
  8. Minute is a weekly newspaper, initially right-wing but now extreme-right, circulated in France since 1962. Its editorial position is satirical and conservative. According to figures announced by the paper's leadership, it had a circulation of 40,000 copies each week in 2006.
  9. Minutes, also known as protocols, are the instant written record of a meeting or hearing. They often give an overview of the structure of the meeting, starting with a list of those present, a statement of the various issues before the participants, and each of their responses thereto. ...
  10. (Minutes (Elkie Brooks album)) Minutes is an album by Elkie Brooks.
  11. (minutely) With attention to tiny details; On a minute scale
  12. (minutes) The official notes kept during a meeting
  13. (minutes) The official (permanent) record of a court proceeding, that tells things like what witnesses appeared, what motions were made, and what findings were reached. (See also transcript.)
  14. (Minutes) A written record which details the events of the corporation. These records should be kept in the corporation’s record book.
  15. (minutes) a record of court proceedings kept by noting significant events
  16. (Minutes) these are the record of the proceedings of a business meeting written by the clerk or convener of that meeting. Quaker minutes are written and agreed as the meeting proceeds with its business.
  17. (Minutes) An office phone system’s pricing plan may or may not include a certain number of call minutes. If, for example, your pricing plan includes 100 minutes, then you will only be charged from the first minute beyond the 100 minutes included in your plan. ...
  18. (24 Minutes) in "Moments", (2004)
  19. (60 Minutes) segment: video and transcript (April 30, 2006
  20. (MINUTES) A record of business introduced, transactions and reports made, conclusions reached, and recommendations made.
  21. (Minutes) Memorandum of a transaction or proceeding.
  22. (Minutes) Must be posted within seven days after a meeting.
  23. (Minutes) Official records of proceedings kept for all Quaker business meetings (preparative, monthly, quarterly, and yearly meetings), along with their committees.
  24. (Minutes) The common measure for determining a position on the surface of the earth is the degree, and each degree is further divided into 60 minutes. Thus there are 21,600 minutes in one complete circumference of the globe. One minute of latitude or longitude covers approximately 1. ...
  25. (Minutes) The written record of an official proceeding. The notes recounting the transactions occurring at a meeting or official proceeding; a record kept by courts and corporations for future reference.