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mini British & World English

Denoting a miniature version of something

mini- British & World English

Very small or minor of its kind; miniature

mini-me British & World English

A person closely resembling a smaller or younger version of another

mini-mall British & World English

A shopping mall containing a relatively small number of retail outlets and with access to each shop from the outside rather than from an interior hallway

mini-pill British & World English

A contraceptive pill containing a progestogen and not oestrogen

mini rugby British & World English

A simplified version of rugby with only nine players in a team

mini-stroke British & World English

Another term for transient ischaemic attack.

mini-roundabout British & World English

A small traffic roundabout, indicated by road markings or a very low island

minibar British & World English

A refrigerator in a hotel room containing a selection of drinks which, if consumed, are charged to the occupant’s bill

minibus British & World English

A small bus for about ten to fifteen passengers

minicab British & World English

A taxi which may be booked in advance but which is not licensed to pick up passengers who hail it in the street

minicam British & World English

A handheld video camera

minicar British & World English

A very small car, especially a subcompact

minicamp British & World English

A session run by a professional sports team to train particular players, or to test potential new players, before its main preseason training

minidisc British & World English

A disc having a format similar to a small CD but able to record sound or data as well as play it back

minigolf British & World English

An informal version of golf played on a small putting course, each hole of which involves negotiating an obstacle such as a small-scale tunnel, bridge, hill, etc.

minimart British & World English

A convenience store

minimoon British & World English

A short break spent together by a newly married couple, typically in advance of a longer holiday to be taken at a later date

minibeast British & World English

A small invertebrate animal such as an insect or spider

minibreak British & World English

A short holiday, especially one lasting only two or three days

minidress British & World English

A very short dress

miniseries British & World English

A television drama shown in a small number of episodes, often on consecutive nights

miniskirt British & World English

A very short skirt

minitower British & World English

A small vertical case for a computer, or a computer mounted in such a case

supermini British & World English

A type of small car with a relatively powerful engine

minicomputer British & World English

A computer of medium power, more than a microcomputer but less than a mainframe