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miniscule

[min-uh-skyool] /ˈmɪn əˌskyul/
adjective
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  • The room was a sort of bedroom and dressing room, with a miniscule toilet and shower beyond.

    Null-ABC Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
Word Origin and History for miniscule

common misspelling of minuscule.

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