Betekenis van:

Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • uiterst klein
  • the least possible
"needed to enforce minimal standards"
"her grades were minimal"




  1. The chances that that happens are minimal.
  2. The notion of "minimal pair" in linguistics has the lovely power of immediately convincing.
  3. Her education was so minimal that she could not even name the eight planets of our Solar System.
  4. Just as water, gas, and electricity are brought into our houses from far off to satisfy our needs in response to a minimal effort, so we shall be supplied with visual or auditory images, which will appear and disappear at a simple movement of the hand, hardly more than a sign.
  5. Minimal values [kN]
  6. temperature (average, minimal and maximal),
  7. Minimal impact on aquatic ecosystems
  8. The environmental effects would be minimal.
  9. The costs of adaptations are minimal.
  10. This minimal load is required to :
  11. Mild (benzodiazepine) tranquilisation with minimal cardiovascular and respiratory side effects.
  12. Connect and disconnect gauges and lines with minimal emissions
  13. Minimal conditions for using them should therefore be specified.
  14. The impact on consumers is therefore considered to be minimal.
  15. No till Direct seeding without primary tillage, with only minimal soil disturbance in the seeding zone.