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A. (mus.) note half the value of a semibreve XV;

B. friar of the Ordo Minimorum Eremitarum;

C. thing of the least size or importance XVI; single down stroke of the pen XVII. — medL. ellipt. or absol. uses of L. minimus, -a, -um least; see MINOR.
So minimize XIX. minimum † atom; least amount attainable, etc. XVII; lowest or least value, etc. XVIII. — L., n. of minimus used sb. minimal (-AL1) XVII.

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heretic

her·e·tic / ˈherətik/ • n. a person believing in or practicing religious heresy. ∎  a person holding an opinion at odds with what is generally accepted. DERIVATIVES: he·ret·i·cal / həˈretikəl/ adj. he·ret·i·cal·ly adv.

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minim

min·im / ˈminim/ • n. 1. one sixtieth of a fluid dram, about one drop of liquid. 2. Mus. British term for half note. 3. Calligraphy a short vertical stroke, as in the letters i, m, n, u.

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heretic

heretic a person believing in or practising religious heresy. The word (recorded from Middle English) comes from Old French via ecclesiastical Latin from Greek hairetikos ‘able to choose’.

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minim

minim (min-im) n. a unit of volume used in pharmacy, equivalent to one sixtieth part of a fluid drachm.

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Minim

Minim (pl.): see MIN.

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minim

minim. See half-note.

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heretic

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minim

minimbedim, brim, crim, dim, glim, grim, Grimm, gym, him, hymn, Jim, Kim, limb, limn, nim, prim, quim, rim, scrim, shim, Sim, skim, slim, swim, Tim, trim, vim, whim •poem • goyim • cherubim • Hasidim •seraphim, teraphim •Elohim • Sikkim • Joachim • prelim •forelimb • Muslim • Blenheim •paynim • minim • pseudonym •homonym • anonym • synonym •eponym • acronym • antonym •metonym • Antrim • megrim •Leitrim • pilgrim • Purim • interim •passim • maxim • kibbutzim •Midrashim • literatim •seriatim, verbatim •victim •system • ecosystem • subsystem •item • Ashkenazim

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