minute-hand

minute hand

[min-it]
noun
the hand that indicates the minutes on a clock or watch, usually longer than the hour hand.

Origin:
1720–30

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minute hand (ˈmɪnɪt)
 
n
hour hand Compare second hand the pointer on a timepiece that indicates minutes, typically the longer hand of two

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