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minuteness
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Holes
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unspecified meaning
  • Because of the scarcity of water, each camper was only allowed a four-minute shower.
  • It was four minutes of heaven.

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  • He claimed he could break into a car, disconnect the alarm, and hot-wire the engine, all in less than a minute.
  • Less than thirty minutes after Magnet returned to camp, Stanley spat into his hole.
  • He’d make a mental snapshot of how it looked, then wait maybe ten minutes before looking at it again, to see if it seemed closer.
  • But about ten or fifteen minutes later, Zero said, "Lunch."
  • If he had, he thought it must have just been for the last five minutes.
  • He returned a few minutes later and announced the file was apparently misplaced.

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as in: a minute amount Define
very, very small
as in: keep the minutes Define
a written record of what happened at a meeting
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