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English definition of “minute”


verb [T]     /ˈmɪnɪt/ MEETINGS
to make a written record of what was said at a meeting : The secretary hadn't bothered to minute half the meetings on the subject .be fully/carefully/properly minuted Talks with lobbyists were fully minuted.
(Definition of minute verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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