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- Concerning things that are so minor as to be negligible, trivial or trifling. Often used to describe exemptions in government rules and regulations.
- The tax is not payable on amounts below the de minimis limit of £100 per year.
- The de minimis rules on import duty mean that alcohol for personal consumption is exempt from any charge.
- (law) Beneath judicial notice.