Definitions for minutiamɪˈnu ʃi ə, -ʃə, -ˈnyu-; -ʃiˌi
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a small or minor detail
"he had memorized the many minutiae of the legal code"
A minor detail, often of negligible importance.
They spent all their time on minutiae, never making real progress.
Any of the major features of a fingerprint that allow prints to be compared.
Origin: From minutia.
a minute particular; a small or minor detail; -- used chiefly in the plural
Origin: [L., fr. minutus small, minute. See 4th Minute.]
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