(of medical treatments or procedures) requiring only a small incision or the insertion of an instrument into a body cavity; involving minimal damage of body tissue:
minimally invasive endoscopy.
(of surgery) involving as little incision into the body as possible, through the use of techniques such as keyhole surgery and laser treatment
noun, Linguistics. 1. a pair of words, as pin and bin, or bet and bed, differing only by one sound in the same position in each word, especially when such a pair is taken as evidence for the existence of a phonemic contrast between the two sounds. noun 1. (linguistics) a pair of speech elements […]
- Minimal reacting dose
minimal reacting dose n. Abbr. MRD, mrd The smallest quantity of a toxic substance causing a reaction.
[min-ee-mahr-kit] /ˈmɪn iˌmɑr kɪt/ noun 1. a grocery store or delicatessen.
[min-ee-mahrt] /ˈmɪn iˌmɑrt/ noun 1. a minimarket. noun a small market or store; convenience store