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Oxford dictionary definition of the word minimal:
1of a minimum amount, quantity, or degree; negligible:
the aircraft suffered minimal damage
production costs are minimal
2 Art characterized by the use of simple forms or structures, especially geometric or massive ones.
characterized by simplicity and lack of adornment or decoration:
minimal, simple evening dresses in luxurious fabrics
3 Music characterized by the repetition and gradual alteration of short phrases.
4 Linguistics (of a pair of forms) distinguished by only one feature:
‘p’ and ‘b’ are a minimal pair, distinguished by the feature of voicing
mid 17th century: from Latin minimus ‘smallest’ + -al