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minute
used in Gone with the Wind

2 meanings, 2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
minute size
Definition
small, exceptionally small, or insignificant
  • Pin points of sunlight came in through minute holes in the shades and about the edges.
    3.22 (4% in)
minute = very small
There are no more uses of "minute" flagged with this meaning in Gone with the Wind.

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2  —1 use as in:
minute description
Definition
detailed (including even small considerations); and/or careful (done with care)
  • They had been hidden in his room in the cellar and he had examined them minutely.
    5.53 (5% in)
minutely = with careful attention to detail
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