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minutia

mi·nu·ti·a

minutia

 
pronunciation:
mih nu shi eI [or] mih nu sh
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part of speech: noun
inflections: minutiae
definition: (usu. pl.) a small or unimportant detail; triviality.
the minutiae of his morning routine
derivation: minutial (adj.)
Word Parts
The word minutia contains the following part:
min Latin root that means small; make smaller
synonyms:
micro-
antonyms:
magn, magna, magni, maxi, mega, megal, megalo, -megaly, macro-