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American English: /ˈmɪnəməm/
British English: /ˈmɪnɪməm/

Translation of minimum in Spanish:


  • he always does the absolute minimum
    siempre sigue la ley del menor or mínimo esfuerzo
    with a or the minimum of effort
    con el mínimo esfuerzo
    to reduce something to a minimum
    reducir algo al mínimo
    direct interference should be kept to a minimum
    debe procurarse que la interferencia directa sea mínima
    Example sentences
    • The person also must be fully insured and must agree after training to work as a childminder for at least the minimum of two years.
    • Food is kept as fresh and natural as possible with the minimum of intervention in the cooking.
    • The work, however, needs to be done and we are doing everything we can to make sure that it is done as quickly as possible with the minimum of inconvenience.


  • (before noun) minimum lending rate (in UK) (Finance)
    (tipo de interés mínimo establecido por el banco central)
    Example sentences
    • Students who meet minimum university entry requirements and are willing to pay would clearly benefit, as would universities.
    • This agreement lays down minimum requirements designed to facilitate the reconciliation of parental and professional responsibilities for working parents.
    • And ING Direct does not offer checking accounts or impose any fees, service charges or minimum requirements on its products.
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