minimal

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*mey-

From minimum +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA:/mɪnəməl/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

minimal (comparative more minimal, superlative most minimal)

  1. The smallest possible amount, quantity, or degree.
  2. (art) characterised by the use of simple form or structures.
  3. (music) characterised by the repetition and gradual alteration of short phrases.

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin minimus - smallest.

Adjective[edit]

minimal

  1. minimal.

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

minimal m (feminine singular minimale, masculine plural minimaux, feminine plural minimales)

  1. minimal

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

minimal (not comparable)

  1. minimal

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minimus

Adjective[edit]

minimal (neuter singular minimalt, definite singular and plural minimale)

  1. minimal, minimum

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minimus

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minimal (neuter singular minimalt, definite singular and plural minimale)

  1. minimal, minimum

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minimal

  1. minimal; the smallest possible amount, quantity, or degree; as small as possible
    Kunde du inte hitta någon minimalare kjol??
    Sheesh, were you unable to find any smaller skirt than that??