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Meaning of MINUTELY

Pronunciation:  mi'nootlee

WordNet Dictionary
[adv]  in minute detail; "our inability to see everything minutely and clearly is due merely to the infirmity of our senses"

MINUTELY is a 8 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: circumstantially



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Mi*nute"ly\, adv. [From 4th {Minute}.]
    In a minute manner; with minuteness; exactly; nicely.
  2. \Min"ute*ly\, a. [From 1st {Minute}.]
    Happening every minute; continuing; unceasing. [Obs.]
          Throwing themselves absolutely upon God's minutely
          providence.                              --Hammond.
  3. \Min"ute*ly\, adv.
    At intervals of a minute; very often and regularly. --J.
          Minutely proclaimed in thunder from heaven. --Hammond.
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