Wednesday, August 04, 2010
Definitions for minim
- the least quantity of anything.
- the smallest unit of liquid measure, 1/60 of a fluid dram, roughly equivalent to one drop.
- Music. A note, formerly the shortest in use, but now equivalent in time value to one half of a semibreve; half note.
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Citations for minim
No doubt there are abject specimens of the visionary, as there is a minim mammal which you might imprison in the finger of your glove.
He examined the sprocket areas of the film searching for a speck of data, a minim of missing imagery.