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English definition of “minimal”

minimal

adjective     /ˈmɪn.ɪ.məl/
C1 very small in amount: There were no injuries and damage to the building was minimal.Small in number and quantity minimally     /-i/ adverb minimally affected/involved/successfulSmall in number and quantity
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