minute

The Correct spelling is: minute

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  • n. (Abbr. min.)
    1. A unit of time equal to one sixtieth of an hour, or 60 seconds.
    2. A unit of angular measurement equal to one sixtieth of a degree, or 60 seconds. Also called minute of arc.
    3. A measure of the distance one can cover in a minute: lives ten minutes from school.
    4. A short interval of time; moment. See synonyms at moment.
    5. A specific point in time: Stop that this minute!
    6. A note or summary covering points to be remembered; a memorandum.
    7. minutes An official record of the proceedings of a meeting.
    tr.v., -ut·ed, -ut·ing, -utes.

    To record in a memorandum or the minutes of a meeting.

    [Middle English, from Old French, from Medieval Latin (pars) minūta (prīma), (first) minute (part), from Latin minūta, feminine of minūtus, small. See minute2.]


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