Definition of Minimums

1. Noun. (plural of minimum) ¹



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Definition of Minimums

1. minimum [n] - See also: minimum

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Minimums

minims
minimuffin
minimuffins
minimum
minimum-security
minimum connecting time
minimum contacts
minimum light
minimum light threshold
minimum minimorum
minimum protein requirement
minimum skills
minimum temperature
minimum wage
minimum wages
minimums (current term)
minimumweight
minimus
minimuses
minimuseum
minimuseums
minimusical
minimusicals
minimyosin
mining
mining bee
mining company
mining engineer
mining geology
minings

Literary usage of Minimums

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1. American Tariff Controversies in the Nineteenth Century by Edward Stanwood (1904)
"minimums are a fictitious value, assumed by law, instead of the real value; and the operation of all minimums may be illustrated by a single example. ..."

2. American Tariff Controversies in the Nineteenth Century by Edward Stanwood (1903)
"He went into the question of " minimums " and told the House something which probably every member knew before he was told, that under the law as it stood, ..."

3. The Principles of Free Trade: Illustrated in a Series of Short and Familiar by Condy Raguet (1840)
"Doctrine of minimums explained. Frauds upon the revenue. WE publish to-day the proceedings of a Convention of Delegates, appointed by persons interested in ..."

4. The Political Text-book, Or Encyclopedia: Containing Everything Necessary by Michael W. Cluskey (1857)
"... ranging from five to fifty per centum—the minimums only applied to cotton cloths, cotton twist, yarn and thread. It was approved on the 14th July, 1832. ..."

5. Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856: From Gales and by United States Congress, Thomas Hart Benton (1859)
"I shall now, as briefly as possible, state the reasons which have induced me to move to strike out the minimums from the amendment of the gentleman from ..."

6. Digest of Decisions Under the Interstate Commerce Act, from 1908 by Herbert Confield Lust, Ralph Merriam (1913)
"minimums, §3 (d) 496 GAS GRATES (See Grates). GAS MACHINERY (See Machinery). GASOLINE. Reasonableness of Rates, §117 (e) 678 Through Routes and Joint Rates, ..."

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