What does minutes mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. minutes, proceedings, transactions(noun)

    a written account of what transpired at a meeting

Wiktionary

  1. minutes(Noun)

    The official notes kept during a meeting.

    Etymology: From the plural of the English minute.

Wikipedia

  1. Minutes

    Minutes, also known as minutes of meeting (abbreviation MoM), protocols or, informally, notes, are the instant written record of a meeting or hearing. They typically describe the events of the meeting and may include a list of attendees, a statement of the issues considered by the participants, and related responses or decisions for the issues.

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  1. Minutes

    Minutes, also known as protocols or, informally, notes, are the instant written record of a meeting or hearing. They typically describe the events of the meeting, starting with a list of attendees, a statement of the issues considered by the participants, and related responses or decisions for the issues. Minutes may be created during the meeting by a typist or court reporter, who may use shorthand notation and then prepare the minutes and issue them to the participants afterwards. Alternatively, the meeting can be audio recorded, video recorded, or a group's appointed or informally assigned Secretary may take notes, with minutes prepared later. Many government agencies use minutes recording software to record and prepare all minutes in real-time. For private organizations, it is usually important for the minutes to be terse and only include a summary of discussion and decisions. A verbatim report is typically not useful. The minutes of certain groups, such as a corporate board of directors, must be kept on file and are important legal documents.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. minutes

    Short notices taken in writing of any important proceedings.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'minutes' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #566

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'minutes' in Written Corpus Frequency: #370

Anagrams for minutes »

  1. minuets, mustine, untimes

  2. Minuets

  3. Mustine

  4. Untimes

How to pronounce minutes?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of minutes in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of minutes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of minutes in a Sentence

  1. Naweed Popal:

    We fly for around 20 minutes in the sky and sometimes we fly over people's houses, we are concerned if something happens and we find ourselves with no means of defense.

  2. City Hall:

    The service was re-established in nearly 20 minutes, without further interruptions.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Look at the war in Iraq and the mess that we’re in, i would never have handled it that way…Two minutes after we leave, there’s going to be a revolution, and the meanest, toughest, smartest, most vicious guy will take over. And he’ll have weapons of mass destruction, which Saddam [Hussein] didn’t have.

  4. Fabrizio Guzman:

    There were many people afraid, running in the streets, when the shaking started, the earthquake felt really intense and seemed to last for several minutes.

  5. Jeff Katula:

    If you can fit in 10 minutes in the morning, 10 minutes at lunch, and 10 minutes at night, and you can do that five days a week, you’re there.

Images & Illustrations of minutes

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