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Oxford dictionary definition of the word minuscule:
1extremely small; tiny:
a minuscule fragment of DNA
informal so small as to be insignificant:
he believed the risk of infection was minuscule
2of or in lower-case letters, as distinct from capitals or uncials.
of or in a small cursive script of the Roman alphabet, with ascenders and descenders, developed in the 7th century ad.
the humanistic hands of the 15th century were based on the Carolingian minuscule
[count noun] a small or lower-case letter.
early 18th century: from French, from Latin minuscula (littera) ‘somewhat smaller (letter)’