Related formsmin·i·mal·ly, adverbnon·min·i·mal, adjectivesub·min·i·mal, adjective
Examples from the Web for minimal
The sport of surfing is a very sexy sport, beautiful people on beautiful beaches in minimal clothing.Anastasia Ashley, Surfer-Cum-Model, Rides The Viral Internet Wave|James Joiner|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it is unfounded fear by an American public at minimal risk of contracting the illness that is confounding those efforts.
The military maintains that the risk of contracting the virus is minimal.U.S. Soldiers Get Just Four Hours of Ebola Training|Tim Mak|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nevertheless, after minimal bed rest, he was sent back out—and then on to a subsequent deployment.
In short, the critics argued, the chances that this machine could ever be useful were minimal.
I shall designate the stimulus below the minimal, as the sub-minimal.Life Movements in Plants, Volume II, 1919|Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
When used, Rapid Dominance would ensure favorable early resolution of issues with minimal loss of lives and collateral damage.Shock and Awe|Harlan K. Ullman
It is a case where the "minimal dose" is wholly inoperative.
It is a minimal rule experience, which seems a comedy to someone who never watched it before.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
It thus appears that the minimal pause which is satisfactory, is less when rhyme is present than when it is not present.