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minute
used in Fast Food Nation

4 uses
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Definition
small, exceptionally small, or insignificant
  • The smell of a strawberry arises from the interaction of at least 350 different chemicals that are present in minute amounts.
    p. 125.4
minute = very small
  • The McDonald's Corporation insists that its franchise operators follow directives on food preparation, purchasing, store design, and countless other minute details.
    p. 75.8
  • minute = small
  • The taste of a food can be radically altered by minute changes in the flavoring mix.
    p. 127.9
  • minute = small
  • The heartiness and minute infectious dose of E. coli 0157:H7 allow the pathogen to be spread in many ways.
    p. 201.2
minute = small
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