mi•nus•culePronunciation: (min'u-skyOOl", mi-nus'kyOOl), [key]
(of letters or writing) small; not capital.
written in such letters (opposed to majuscule
a minuscule letter.
a small cursive script developed in the 7th century a.d.from the uncial, which it afterward superseded.
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