Definition of minutiae noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//maɪˈnjuːʃiiː//
; NAmE NAmE//mɪˈnuːʃiiː//
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very small details the minutiae of the contract Word Origin mid 18th cent.: Latin, literally ‘trifles’, from minutia ‘smallness’, from minutus ‘lessened’, past participle of minuere.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: minutiae