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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination.
  2. Infinitely or immeasurably small.
(名) As a noun
  1. Distance measured by the time taken to cover it.
  2. A short note.
  3. A unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree.
  4. A unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour.
  5. A particular point in time.
  6. An indefinitely short time.
Hyphenationmin•ute
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (形) adjective
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fènpart; share; ingredient; component
fēnto divide; to separate; to distribute; to allocate; to distinguish (good and bad); part or subdivision; fraction; one tenth (of certain units); unit of length equivalent to 0.33 cm; minute; a point (in sports or games); 0.01 yuan (unit of money)
分钟fēnzhōngminute
片刻piànkèshort period of time; a moment
备忘录bèiwàng lùmemorandum; aide-memoire; memorandum book
笔记bǐjìto take down (in writing); notes; a type of literature consisting mainly of short sketches
记录jìlùto record; record (written account); note-taker; record (in sports etc)
摘录zhāilùto extract; to excerpt; an excerpt
微小wēixiǎo, wéixiǎo (Tw)minute (i.e. extremely small); infinitesimal
详细xiángxìdetailed; in detail; minute
渺小miǎoxiǎominute; tiny; negligible; insignificant
微量wēiliànga smidgen; minute; micro-; trace (element)
细微xìwēitiny; minute; fine; subtle; sensitive (instruments)
芝麻绿豆zhīma lǜdòutrivial; minute (size)
xiānfine; delicate; minute
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