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MINUTE, measures. In divisions of the circle or angular measures, a minute is equal to sixty seconds, or one sixtieth part of a degree.
     2. In the computation of time, a minute is equal to sixty seconds, or the sixtieth part of an hour. Vide Measure.

MINUTE, practice. A memorandum of what takes place in court; made by authority of the court. From these minutes the record is afterwards made up.
     2. Toullier says, they are so called because the writing in which they were originally, was small, that the word is derived, from the Latin minuta, (scriptura) in opposition to copies which were delivered to the parties, and which were always written in a larger hand. 8 Toull. n. 413.
     3. Minutes are not considered as any part of the record. 1 Ohio R. 268. See 23 Pick. R. 184.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Hortus Malabaricus is a botanist's paradise, where each plant is meticulously examined and illustrated to the minutest detail of every vein.
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President said that Karachi is the revenue engine of Sindh and the port city of Karachi adds upto 95 percent of total revenue generated in Sindh while the rural part of the province only adds a minutest percentage of 5 percent.
Abrokwa said accident investigators have a major role to play in determining the causes of accidents and the offenders, and called on personnel of the department to pay attention to the minutest detail whenever they are investigating such cases.
We are getting the minutest and most correct details of each species, and we will publicise the information soon.'
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While most air purifiers provide filtration of PM 10 and 2.5, LG's PuriCare range offers PM 1.0 filtration as well, taking care of even the minutest dust and gas particles.
I paint the flower in great detail and I enlarge it so as to transmit the feeling of awe and mystery which I experience before even the minutest forms of nature.
However, the Court was careful to state that full control and supervision cannot be taken literally to mean that the state controls and supervises everything down to the minutest detail and makes all required actions,' Roque said.
In his work one finds a careful depiction of minutest details in handling of birds feathers, the inscription on the pot in still life, the folds of drapery and also in the strands of hair.
Anwar Diba clipped a cross for Rachid who flicked the ball into the net with the minutest of angles to work on from the edge of the Al Sailiya box.