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noun [singular] minimum pronunciation in British English /ˈmɪnɪməm/
  1. the smallest amount or degree of something that is necessary or possible
    minimum of: They can produce high-quality results with a minimum of supervision.
    absolute/bare minimum: The building work will take six months, as an absolute minimum.
    keep something to a minimum: We need to keep costs to a minimum.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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