minim

[ min-uh m ]SEE DEFINITION OF minim

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MINIM

Then again she buzzed, this time sending only a single Minim sprawling.

The first note of the measure, which was a minim, has been changed to a crotchet.

When shaken in a minim measure with half its volume of concentrated solution of chloride of calcium, its volume should not lessen.

At such an hour as this Malone wasted no minim of strength in futile anger.

Lesbia set to work to try and explain the functions of a minim, a crotchet, and a quaver.

Note that the minim (half note) rest is used as a half-bar rest.

He knew to a minim how much brandy had evaporated since his last survey of the sideboard.

He was apparently engaged in making sure that not one minim of this most costly liquor was wasted.

It is not exactly Greek music, Mr. Minim, that you are giving us for our Aristophanic choruses.

It so happened that these Minim once posed Saphra about that which is written in Amos iii.

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