Meaning of “minimum” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective [ always before noun ] us uk /ˈmɪnɪməm/

B1 The minimum amount of something is the smallest amount that is allowed, needed, or possible:

How much is the minimum wage?
There is a minimum charge of $5 for postage.
→ Opposite maximum adjective

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(Definition of “minimum adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)