from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun the absolute minimum necessary.
  • adjective having only the absolute minimum necessary; having only the essential components.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Minimalist; lacking that which is not essential.
  • adjective computing Describes a computer sold pre-assembled, but without certain essential components, often a processor, memory, and hard drive.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun (plural) the most basic facts or elements


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