[min-uh-strey-shuh n] /ˌmɪn əˈstreɪ ʃən/
the act of care, aid, religious service, etc.
an instance of this.
the act or an instance of serving or giving aid
the act or an instance of ministering religiously
mid-14c., “the action of ministering or serving,” from Old French ministration or directly from Latin ministrationem (nominative ministratio), noun of action from past participle stem of ministrare “to serve” (see minister (v.)).
[min-uh-stree] /ˈmɪn ə stri/ noun, plural ministries. 1. the service, functions, or profession of a of religion. 2. the body or class of of religion; clergy. 3. the service, function, or office of a of state. 4. the body of of state. 5. (usually initial capital letter) any of the administrative governmental departments of certain […]
[min-ee-strohk] /ˈmɪn iˌstroʊk/ noun 1. . /ˌmɪnɪˈstrəʊk/ noun 1. an informal name for TIA ministroke min·i·stroke (mĭn’ē-strōk’) n. See transient ischemic attack.
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A system for interactive solution of small statistical problems. [“MINITAB Student Handbook”, T.A. Ryan et al, Duxbury Press 1976]. (1994-10-31)
[min-ee-suhb] /ˈmɪn iˌsʌb/ noun 1. a small submarine, holding only one or a few persons, used in naval operations, underwater exploration, or conducting underwater experiments.