Meaning of “minute hand” in the English Dictionary

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"minute hand" in British English

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minute handnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈmɪn.ɪt ˌhænd/ us /ˈmɪn.ɪt ˌhænd/

the part on a clock or watch that points to the minutes and is longer than the hour hand and thicker than the second hand

(Definition of “minute hand” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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