subminiature

[ suhb-min-ee-uh-cher, -choo r, -min-uh-cher ]
/ sʌbˈmɪn i ə tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər, -ˈmɪn ə tʃər /

noun

adjective

noting or pertaining to subminiature cameras, their accessories, or systems of photography.
smaller than miniature, as certain electronic components; ultraminiature.

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Origin of subminiature

First recorded in 1945–50; sub- + miniature
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British Dictionary definitions for subminiature

subminiature
/ (sʌbˈmɪnɪətʃə) /

adjective

smaller than miniature
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