minimally minimally  /ˈmɪ nə mə li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) to a minimal degree

Usage(s):

  1. Twenty percent of minimally conscious patients recover well enough to return to the community and resume their lives.
  2. The internship as defined today is a part-time job of limited duration, paid minimally or unpaid, in which the interns learn while contributing to the organization.
  3. Some can't seem to get their motors in gear: they have low muscle tone and a tendency to respond only minimally to conversation and invitations to play.

News

  1. Premier Selects AngioDynamics' BioFlo PICC as a Breakthrough Technology

    ALBANY, N.Y. -- AngioDynamics , a leading provider of innovative, minimally invasive medical devices for vascular access, surgery, peripheral vascular disease and oncology, announced that its BioFlo peripherally ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Minimally Invasive vs Open Low Back Spine Fusion Surgery: Kraus Back and Neck Institute, Houston TX Update on Pro's ...

    With the dramatic increase in low back spine fusion surgery being performed, the Kraus Back and Neck Institute (Houston, TX) looks at recent literature to address the risks and benefits of minimally invasive spine surgery compared to open spine surgery. While the advantages of minimally invasive approaches are evident, there are additional factors to keep in mind while making the decision ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. TVA Medical Raises $9.5 Million to Advance Minimally Invasive Therapy for End-Stage Renal Disease

    AUSTIN, Texas, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TVA Medical, Inc. (TVA Medical), a medical device company developing minimally invasive therapies for End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), announced today that it ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I think they felt they could hold back, they could minimally meet the expectations and have a little more latitude down the road but in this case it just didn't work," McCain said. "They have to make sure that the market doesn't get so...
    on Dec 11, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Forbes

  2. "I am one of the fortunate ones who survived and have been minimally impaired, so I'm just thankful I'm still able to enjoy this once-a-year treat of bringing in the New Year," Clark says about surviving a stroke.
    on Dec 30, 2008 By: Dick Clark Source: Entertainment Tonight News

  3. "Large-scale production and distribution of IP-infringing optical media and minimally-restrained Internet piracy are among the major problems (in Russia) that require more enforcement action," Schwab said. "The coming months will be a...
    on Apr 30, 2007 By: Susan Schwab Source: Variety

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