minutely

1
[ min-it-lee ]
/ ˈmɪn ɪt li /

adjective

occurring every minute.

adverb

every minute; minute by minute.

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Origin of minutely

1
First recorded in 1590–1600; minute1 + -ly

Definition for minutely (2 of 2)

minutely2
[ mahy-noot-lee, -nyoot-, mi- ]
/ maɪˈnut li, -ˈnyut-, mɪ- /

adverb

in a minute manner, form, or degree; in minute detail.
into tiny or very small pieces.

Origin of minutely

2
First recorded in 1590–1600; minute2 + -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for minutely (1 of 2)

minutely1
/ (maɪˈnjuːtlɪ) /

adverb

in great detail

British Dictionary definitions for minutely (2 of 2)

minutely2
/ (ˈmɪnɪtlɪ) /

adjective

occurring every minute

adverb

every minute
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