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minuet

min·u·et

minuet

pronunciation:
mIn yu et
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a slow, graceful dance in three-quarter time, popular in Europe and America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
definition 2: a piece of music composed for or in the style of this dance.
Word Parts
The word minuet contains the following part:
min Latin root that means small; make smaller
synonyms:
micro-
antonyms:
magn, magna, magni, maxi, mega, megal, megalo, -megaly, macro-