Definitions for Minsterˈmɪn stər
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of certain large or important churches.
Origin of minster:
bef. 900; OE mynster (c. G Münster) 蠐 LL monastēriummonastery
any of certain cathedrals and large churches; originally connected to a monastery
a monastic church
a church of a monastery. The name is often retained and applied to the church after the monastery has ceased to exist (as Beverly Minster, Southwell Minster, etc.), and is also improperly used for any large church
Minster is a village in Auglaize County, Ohio, United States. The population was 2,805 at the 2010 census. It is included in the Wapakoneta, Ohio Micropolitan Statistical Area. It is adjacent to the villages of New Bremen to the north and Fort Loramie to the south in neighboring Shelby County. Minster is the home of the world’s largest yogurt plant, operated by Dannon, which employs more than 400 people. The Minster Machine Company is also headquartered in Minster.
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