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minute
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
small, exceptionally small, or insignificant
  • The forest minutely vibrated.
    p. 26.7
minutely = very slightly
  • The edge of the lagoon became a streak of phosphorescence which advanced minutely, as the great wave of the tide flowed.
    p. 153.9
minutely = slightly
There are no more uses of "minute" in Lord of the Flies.

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