minim minim

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 1/60th fluid dram or 0.059194 cubic centimeters
  2. (n) a United States liquid unit equal to 1/60 fluidram
  3. (n) a musical note having the time value of half a whole note

Usage(s):

  1. But this is only a minim of catastrophe.
  2. What they meant was that Meredith Willson, 63, was a missed minim who didn't belong on the council.

News

  • Pinch man pleads guilty in robbing, beating of elderly woman

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A Pinch man pleaded guilty Wednesday to first-degree robbery and malicious wounding of a person 65 or older for his part in two violent home invasions in Pinch earlier this year. Aaron B. Chapman, 21, of Pinch, faces a minim...
    on July 25, 2013     Source: The Charleston Gazette

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