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used in Running in the Family

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small, exceptionally small, or insignificant
  • What images of family life they consumed in their minute jaws and took into their bodies no thicker than the pages they ate.
    p. 136.1
minute = small
  • She belonged to a type of Ceylonese family whose women would take the minutest reaction from another and blow it up into a tremendously exciting tale, then later use it as an example of someone's strain of character.
    p. 169.2
minutest = smallest
There are no more uses of "minute" in Running in the Family.

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