miner vs minor :


  • n  laborer who works in a mine

  • n  a young person of either sex
  • a  of lesser importance or stature or rank
    a minor poet
    had a minor part in the play
    a minor official
    many of these hardy adventurers were minor noblemen
    minor back roads
  • a  lesser in scope or effect
    had minor differences
    a minor disturbance
  • a  inferior in number or size or amount
    a minor share of the profits
  • a  of a scale or mode
    the minor keys
    in B flat minor
  • a  not of legal age
    minor children
  • a  of lesser seriousness or danger
    suffered only minor injuries
    some minor flooding
    a minor tropical disturbance
  • a  of your secondary field of academic concentration or specialization
  • s  of the younger of two boys with the same family name
    Jones minor
  • s  warranting only temporal punishment
  • s  limited in size or scope
News & Articles

  • Nano profile: Stephen Miner
    Stephen Miner
    June 24, 2013 - The Saratogian
  • Coal miner Bumi says share trading to restart only after AGM
    LONDON (Reuters) - Indonesia-focused coal miner Bumi Plc said on Friday its shares would resume trading later than originally indicated but "as soon as possible" after what is set to be a stormy ...
    June 21, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
  • Gold Miner ETFs Take a Header
    Gold miner stocks and exchange traded funds plunged Thursday with bullion prices after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Wednesday indicated the Fed may taper its bond purchases. Speculation the ...
    June 20, 2013 - ETF Trends via Yahoo! Finance

  • Minor league baseball: Disastrous sixth inning sinks Salt Lake Bees
    Minor league baseball: Disastrous sixth inning sinks Salt Lake Bees Published Jun 11, 2013 11:20PM MDT Terrible sixth inning sinks Salt Lake Colorado hit a two-run homer and a grand slam during a 10-run sixth inning, wiping out the Bees’ 9-1 lead en route to a 15-9 victory Tuesday in PCL baseball. Roberto Lopez hit an RBI double in the second inning to give the Bees (33-33) a 4-0 lead. Trent ...
    June 12, 2013 - The Salt Lake Tribune
  • Minor Leaguer Takes Mature Strides To Become Better
    Tyler Saladino is one of thousands of minor league baseball players hoping to make it to the major leagues. He plays in Alabama for the Birmingham Barons, the AA affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. Last year, NPR profiled Saladino. read more
    June 12, 2013 - Georgia Public Broadcasting
  • Royals Minor League report: June 11
    Royals Minor League report: June 11
    June 12, 2013 - Kansas City Royals