Meaning of “the minute (that)” in the English Dictionary

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"the minute (that)" in British English

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the minute (that)

C2 at the exact or first moment when:

The minute I saw him, I knew something was wrong.

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

"the minute (that)" in American English

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the minute (that)

as soon as:

The minute I saw him, I knew something was wrong.

(Definition of “the minute (that)” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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