Definition of minute hand in English:

minute hand

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  • The hand on a watch or clock which indicates minutes.
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    • Ryan leant on a wall, watching the clock's minute hands tick slowly by.
    • He watched as the minute hand of the clock reached the number twelve.
    • Now every clock had a minute hand and most would soon have second hands as well.

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