5.25-inch vanilla floppy disks, as opposed to 3.5-inch or microfloppies and the now-obsolescent 8-inch variety.
At one time, this term was a trademark of Shugart Associates for their SA-400 minifloppy drive. Nobody paid any attention.
[min-ee-guhn] /ˈmɪn iˌgʌn/ noun 1. a U.S. aircraft machine gun consisting of a rotating cluster of six barrels using 7.62mm ammunition and capable of variable rates of fire of up to 6000 rounds per minute.
1. Mineral Engineer.
[mahyn] /maɪn/ pronoun 1. a form of the possessive case of I used as a predicate adjective: The yellow sweater is mine. 2. something that belongs to me: Mine is the red car. 3. Archaic. my (used before a word beginning with a vowel or a silent h, or following a noun): mine eyes; lady […]
[min-ee-lap-uh-rot-uh-mee] /ˌmɪn iˌlæp əˈrɒt ə mi/ noun, plural minilaparotomies. 1. Surgery. with a small incision into the abdomen, often no more than 1 inch (2.5 cm), used especially for tubal ligation. minilaparotomy min·i·lap·a·rot·o·my (mĭn’ē-lāp’ə-rŏt’ə-mē) n. A method of female sterilization by surgical ligation of the fallopian tubes, performed through a small incision above the pubic […]