the official interest rate charged by the Bank of England and below which it will refrain from lending money.
(in Britain) the minimum rate at which the Bank of England would lend to discount houses between 1971 and 1981, after which it was replaced by the less formal base rate MLR
- Minimum-access programming
[min-uh-muh m-ak-ses] /ˈmɪn ə məmˈæk sɛs/ noun, Computers. 1. a method of programming in which latency is reduced to a minimum.
[min-uh-muh m-si-kyoo r-i-tee] /ˈmɪn ə məm sɪˈkyʊər ɪ ti/ adjective 1. (of a prison) designed for prisoners regarded as being less dangerous; having fewer restrictions.
- Minimum seek time
storage (Or track-to-track seek time) The time it takes to move the head of a disk drive from one track to the next. The minimum seek time gives a good measure of the speed of the drive in a single-user/single-process environment where successive read/write request are largely correlated and thus if correlated data is stored […]
noun 1. a thermometer designed to show the lowest temperature recorded between resettings.