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English definition of “minute”

minute

noun (MESSAGE)    /ˈmɪn.ɪt/
[C] mainly UK formal an official message from one person to another in an organization: I've just received a minute from Jeremy authorizing the purchase of six more computers.Information and messages the minutes [plural] the written record of what was said at a meeting: Could you take/do (= write) the minutes, Daniel? The minutes of the last meeting were approved unanimously (= everyone agreed that they were correct).Official documents
(Definition of minute noun (MESSAGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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