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American English: /ˈmɪnəˌskjul/
, /mɪnˈəsˌkjul/
British English: /ˈmɪnəskjuːl/

Translation of minuscule in Spanish:


  • 1 (very small) a minuscule fall in temperature was observed
    se observó un mínimo descenso de la temperatura
    Example sentences
    • Water striders are covered stem to stem and toe to toe with a layer of tiny, waxy, feathery hairs in which countless minuscule air bubbles are trapped.
    • Some snakes, such as pythons, retain tiny leg bones, which may be visible as minuscule claws at the base of the tail.
    • Upon entering, however, there was a man on a minuscule stage, reading from a tiny index card.
  • 2 (lower-case)
    Example sentences
    • The small (minuscule) letters are earth symbols- the (majuscule) capital letter A is a picture of the missing capstone from Khufu's pyramid.
    • Here for the first time it became common to mix both majuscule and minuscule letters in a single text.


countable and uncountable
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