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Definition of Minim

Minim
Minim Min"im, a. Minute. ``Minim forms.' --J. R. Drake.
Minim
Minim Min"im, n. [F. minime, L. minimus the least, smallest, a superl. of minor: cf. It. minima a note in music. See Minor, and cf. Minimum.] 1. Anything very minute; as, the minims of existence; -- applied to animalcula; and the like. 2. The smallest liquid measure, equal to about one drop; the sixtieth part of a fluid drachm. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A small fish; a minnow. [Prov. Eng.] 4. A little man or being; a dwarf. [Obs.] --Milton. 5. (Eccl. Hist.) One of an austere order of mendicant hermits of friars founded in the 15th century by St. Francis of Paola. 6. (Mus.) A time note, formerly the shortest in use; a half note, equal to half a semibreve, or two quarter notes or crotchets. 7. A short poetical encomium. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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Minnow Min"now, n. [OE. menow, cf. AS. myne; also OE. menuse, OF. menuise small fish; akin to E. minish, minute.] [Written also minow.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A small European fresh-water cyprinoid fish (Phoxinus l[ae]vis, formerly Leuciscus phoxinus); sometimes applied also to the young of larger kinds; -- called also minim and minny. The name is also applied to several allied American species, of the genera Phoxinus, Notropis, or Minnilus, and Rhinichthys. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Any of numerous small American cyprinodont fishes of the genus Fundulus, and related genera. They live both in fresh and in salt water. Called also killifish, minny, and mummichog.

Meaning of Minim from wikipedia

- Minim may refer to: Minim (music), a note length, British English name for a half note (which usually gets two beats) MINIM (band), an industrial rock...
- The minim (abbreviated min, ♏︎ or ♍︎) is a unit of volume in both the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. Specifically it is ​1⁄60 of a...
- In music, a half note (American) or minim (British) is a note pla**** for half the duration of a whole note (or semibreve) and twice the duration of a...
- The Minims (also called the Minimi or Order of Minims, abbreviated O.M.) are members of a Roman Catholic religious order of friars founded by Saint Francis...
- Minim (or Minim II, or Menim) is a village in the commune of Martap [fr], in the department of Vina, in the Adamawa Region, Cameroon. The village contains...
- The four species (Hebrew: ארבעת המינים‎ arba'at ha-minim, also called arba'a minim) are four plants mentioned in the Torah (Leviticus 23:40) as being...
- Les Minimes, Port de plaisance des Minimes, is the largest marina in France for pleasure boats. It is located in the city of La Roc****e. Its name is derived...
- palaeography, a minim is a short, vertical stroke used in handwriting. The word is derived from the Latin minimum, meaning least or smallest. A minim is the basic...
- The Birkat haMinim (Hebrew ברכת המינים "Blessing on the heretics") is a Jewish religious blessing/curse on heretics which forms part of the rabbinical...
- "Salariul minim garantat în sectorul real al economiei Republicii Moldova va fi de 2.775 lei". adevarul.ro. "Cu cît va crește salariul minim garantat în...
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