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EN[ˈmɪnɪt] [-ɪnɪt] [maɪˈnjuːt] [maɪˈn(j)ut] [-uːt]
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WMinute (temps)
  • La minute est une unité pratique de mesure du temps. Bien qu'en dehors du système international (SI), elle est utilisée communément. La minute est définie comme une durée de 60 secondes. Une heure contient 60 minutes.
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    Definition of minute in English Dictionary

  • NomPLminutesSUF-té
    1. A unit of time equal to sixty seconds (one-sixtieth of an hour).
      1. You have twenty minutes to complete the test.
    2. A short but unspecified time period.
      1. Wait a minute, I’m not ready yet!
    3. A unit of angle equal to one-sixtieth of a degree.
      1. We need to be sure these maps are accurate to within one minute of arc.
    4. (in the plural, minutes) A (usually formal) written record of a meeting.
      1. Let’s look at the minutes of last week’s meeting.
    5. A unit of purchase on a telephone or other network, especially a cell phone network, roughly equivalent in gross form to sixty seconds' use of the network.
      1. If you buy this phone, you’ll get 100 free minutes.
    6. A point in time; a moment.
      1. A nautical or a geographic mile.
        1. An old coin, a half farthing.
          1. OBS A very small part of anything, or anything very small; a jot; a whit.
            1. (architecture) A fixed part of a module.
            2. VerbeSGminutesPRminutingPT, PPminuted
              1. VT Of an event, to write in a memo or the minutes of a meeting.
                1. I’ll minute this evening’s meeting.
              2. To set down a short sketch or note of; to jot down; to make a minute or a brief summary of.
              3. AdjectifCOMminuterSUPminutest
                1. Very small.
                  1. They found only minute quantities of chemical residue on his clothing. ‎
                2. Very careful and exact, giving small details.
                  1. The single-imaging optic of the mammalian eye offers some distinct visual advantages. Such lenses can take in photons from a wide range of angles, increasing light sensitivity. They also have high spatial resolution, resolving incoming images in minute detail.
              4. Plus d'exemples
                1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                  • Pittsburgh stretched it to 10-0 on a Gary Russell one-yard TD lunge in the first minute of the second quarter, at that point outgaining Arizona 147-13 yards.
                  • City felt they were victims of an injustice after 16 minutes when Silva's free-kick floated straight in, but French official Stephane Lannoy adjudged that Joleon Lescott had fouled keeper Jorg Butt.
                  • But Sunderland fans fearing the worst finally had something to cheer when in the fourth of five minutes of stoppage time Gyan stood at the right place at the right time.
                2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
                  • Minute quantities of chiral molecules such as amino acid L-alanine and limonene transform the racemic array of left- and right-twisted tactoids into a homochiral set.
                3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                  • I just woke up and I have a frog in my throat. Give me a minute.
                  • He was subbed on half way through the second half, and scored within minutes.
                  • I'll see if I can rustle up a meal before the guests start arriving in 30 minutes.
              • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
                1. Adjectifs
                  • Noms
                    • Noms Dénombrable
                    • Verbes
                      • Verbes transitifs
                    Liens Connexes:
                    1. fr minutes
                    2. en minutes
                    3. fr minute
                    4. en minuter
                    5. fr minutez
                    Source: Wiktionnaire

                    Meaning of minute for the defined word.

                    Grammaticalement, ce mot "minute" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes transitif.
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