- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||of, pertaining to, or being the smallest or least possible in quantity, degree, or size.
Even a minimal amount of this drug can have serious side effects in children.He gave a minimal response to his father's question.Her salary was minimal when she started at the job.
- maximal, maximum
- similar words:
- marginal, minimum
||acceptable, modest, scanty, token
The word minimal
contains the following part:
that means small; make smaller
- magn, magna, magni, maxi, mega, megal, megalo, -megaly, macro-