minuteman minuteman  /ˈmɪ nət ˌmæn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an American militiaman prior to and during the American Revolution
  2. (n) a strategic weapon system using a guided missile of intercontinental range; missiles are equipped with nuclear warheads and dispersed in hardened silos

News

  1. Hazardous waste days set

    The Hazardous Waste Collection dates for 2013 at the Minuteman Hazardous Waste facility in Lexington are June 15, July 20, Aug. 17, Sept. 15 (Sunday), Oct. 19 and Nov. 9. To register please call the Board of Health at 781-259-2613 or drop by the office for a form. All Lincoln residents must be pre-registered. To learn more visit www.lincolntown.org.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Lincoln Journal

  2. Minuteman Press of Roanoke to host fundraiser at June 13 grand opening

    On June 13, Minuteman Press of Roanoke is looking to raise funds and hair for the American Cancer Society through a campaign for Locks of Love during their Grand Opening celebration throughout the day. For every person who participates in Locks of Love on June 13 at Salon Associates, a salon next door to Minuteman [...]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

  3. Hank McIntire, Minuteman Awards Dinner

    Lt. Col Hank McIntire, Utah National Guard, talks with Dan and Kerri about the 52nd Annual Bronze Minuteman Awards Dinner....
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 13 Utah

Quotes

  1. "We should call him the 'Minuteman.' He had about one minute to get loose after Joey got ejected," Baker said of Janish, who played third base when Miguel Cairo moved over to play first base.
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Dusty Baker Source: MLB.com

  2. "I'm exercising free speech and I'm giving my opinion," Gilchrist said. "My son-in-law is Mexican and two of my three grandchildren are half Mexican. The Minuteman Project is comprised of every race color and creed. ...... She has a right to...
    on Jan 31, 2008 By: Jim Gilchrist Source: FOXNews

  3. Stark continued his snide remarks by saying, "We can't get enough minutemen armed. We'd like to get all the minuteman armed so they can stop shooting people here."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Pete Stark Source: Bowling Green Daily News

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