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  • 1 of minor importance — index de minimus, inconsequential Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 notice on agreements of minor importance — Also known as a de minimis notice. A notice published by the European Commission which provides guidance on the Commission s approach to whether an agreement between parties with only small market shares is likely to infringe Article 81(1) of the …

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  • 3 minor — 1 adjective 1 small and not very important or serious, especially when compared with other things: We have made some minor changes to the program. | an issue of minor importance | minor illness/operation/injury (=one that is not very serious or… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 minor-league — adjective a) Of or pertaining to a minor league b) Of relatively minor importance …

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  • 5 Minor Threat — performing at the Wilson Center in Washington, D.C., 1981 Background information Origin Washington, D.C. United State …

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  • 6 minor — mi·nor 1 n: a person who has not yet reached the age of majority compare adult, juvenile, major minor 2 adj 1 a: being less important or serious …

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  • 7 Minor — • That which is less, or inferior in comparison with another, the term being employed as well of things as of persons Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Minor     Minor      …

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  • 8 Minor White — Minor Martin White Birth name Minor White Born July 9, 1908(1908 07 09) Minneapolis, Minnesota Died June 24, 1976(1976 06 24) …

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  • 9 minor — [mī′nər] adj. [ME menour < L minor < IE * minu , small < base * mei , to lessen > Gr meiōn, less, ON minni, smaller] 1. a) lesser in size, amount, number, or extent b) lesser in importance or rank 2. under full legal age (usually… …

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  • 10 minor — mi nor (m[imac] n[ e]r), a. [L., a comparative with no positive; akin to AS. min small, G. minder less, OHG. minniro, a., min, adv., Icel. minni, a., minnr, adv., Goth. minniza, a., mins, adv., Ir. & Gael. min small, tender, L. minuere to lessen …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Minor mode — minor mi nor (m[imac] n[ e]r), a. [L., a comparative with no positive; akin to AS. min small, G. minder less, OHG. minniro, a., min, adv., Icel. minni, a., minnr, adv., Goth. minniza, a., mins, adv., Ir. & Gael. min small, tender, L. minuere to… …

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  • 12 Minor orders — minor mi nor (m[imac] n[ e]r), a. [L., a comparative with no positive; akin to AS. min small, G. minder less, OHG. minniro, a., min, adv., Icel. minni, a., minnr, adv., Goth. minniza, a., mins, adv., Ir. & Gael. min small, tender, L. minuere to… …

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  • 13 Minor scale — minor mi nor (m[imac] n[ e]r), a. [L., a comparative with no positive; akin to AS. min small, G. minder less, OHG. minniro, a., min, adv., Icel. minni, a., minnr, adv., Goth. minniza, a., mins, adv., Ir. & Gael. min small, tender, L. minuere to… …

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  • 14 Minor term of a syllogism — minor mi nor (m[imac] n[ e]r), a. [L., a comparative with no positive; akin to AS. min small, G. minder less, OHG. minniro, a., min, adv., Icel. minni, a., minnr, adv., Goth. minniza, a., mins, adv., Ir. & Gael. min small, tender, L. minuere to… …

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  • 15 MINOR PROPHETS — MINOR PROPHETS, a collection of the books of 12 prophets: hosea , joel , amos , obadiah , jonah , micah , nahum , habbakuk , zephaniah , haggai , zechariah , and malachi . This collection counts as a single book (the last) of the second division… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 16 minor — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having little importance, seriousness, or significance. 2) Music having or based on intervals of a semitone between the second and third degrees, and (usually) the fifth and sixth, and the seventh and eighth. Contrasted with… …

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  • 17 minor — /muy neuhr/, adj. 1. lesser, as in size, extent, or importance, or being or noting the lesser of two: a minor share. 2. not serious, important, etc.: a minor wound; a minor role. 3. having low rank, status, position, etc.: a minor official. 4.… …

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  • 18 minor — /ˈmaɪnə / (say muynuh) adjective 1. lesser, as in size, extent, or importance, or being the lesser of two: a minor share; minor faults. 2. under legal age. 3. British younger; junior; in boys schools, denoting the younger of two brothers, the… …

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  • 19 Minor basilica — See also: Major basilica Tintinnabulum and conopaeum, privileges formerly granted to basilicas Minor basilica (Latin: Basilica minor, Basilicae minores in plural) is a title given to some Roman Catholic churches. By canon law no Catholi …

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  • 20 importance — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ cardinal, central, considerable, critical, crucial, enormous, extreme, fundamental, great, high, immense …

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