Minish
Minish Min"ish, v. t. [OE. menusen, F. menuiser to make small, cut small, fr. (assumed) LL. minutiare, for minutare, fr. L. minutus small. See {Minute}, a., and cf. {Diminish}, {Minge}.] To diminish; to lessen. [1913 Webster]

The living of poor men thereby minished. --Latimer. [1913 Webster]


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