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minutely

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

minute +‎ -ly

AdverbEdit

minutely (comparative more minutely, superlative most minutely)

  1. With attention to tiny details.
    • 1913, William Elliot Griffis, The Mikado's Empire (book 2, page 478)
      To describe them in full, and to recount minutely the ideas held by the Japanese rustics concerning them, would be to compile an octavo work on dragonology.
  2. On a minute scale.

TranslationsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

minutely (not comparable)

  1. Happening every minute; continuing; unceasing.
    • Hammond
      Throwing themselves absolutely upon God's minutely providence.

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