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mi·nor

(mī'nŏr), This form of the adjective is used with masculine nouns (musculus teres minor, plural musculi teretes minores) and feminine nouns (ala minor, plural alae minores). With neuter nouns the form minus is used (cornu minus, plural cornua minora).
Smaller; lesser; denoting the smaller of two similar structures.
[L.]

minor

/mi·nor/ (mi´ner) insignificant; small or least in scope, effect, number, size, extent, or importance.

minor

[mī′nər]
Etymology: L, smaller
(in law) a person not of legal age. A person beneath the age of majority. Minors usually cannot consent to their own medical treatment unless they are substantially independent of their parents, are married, support themselves, or satisfy other requirements specified by statute. See also emancipated minor.

minor

A person under the age of majority (often 18 years, but differs based on jurisdiction).

minor

A person under 18 yrs of age. See Emancipated minor.

mi·nor

(mīnŏr )
1. Smaller; lesser; denoting the smaller of two similar structures.
2. A person who has not reached the age of majority (which varies by action and jurisdiction).
[L.]

Tranquilizer (minor)

A drug that has a calming effect and is used to treat anxiety and emotional tension.
Mentioned in: Muscle Relaxants

mi·nor

(mīnŏr )
Smaller; lesser; denoting the smaller of two similar structures.
[L.]

minor,

n 1. a person of either gender under the age of majority, i.e., one who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are granted.
adj 2. describing a procedure or treatment that is non- or minimally invasive; describing an illness or condition that is temporary and minimally debilitating.
minor connector,
n See connector, minor.

Patient discussion about minor

Q. How to treat minor burns? I got burned the other day while cooking. How do I treat minor burns in the best way?

A. Here is a video with instructions on how to treat first degree burns:
http://www.5min.com/Video/How-to-Treat-Minor-Burns-21796008

Q. How can you cure minor liver problem caused by alcoholism? A doctor after going through my medical test result told me that I have a 'minor' liver problem.

A. First, you must stop drinking. Your doctor may suggest changes in your diet and certain vitamin supplements to help your liver recover from the alcohol-related damage. Medications may be needed to manage the complications caused by your liver damage. In advanced cases of alcoholic cirrhosis, the only treatment option may be a liver transplant.

Q. how can you naturally relieve a minor asthma attack in a baby don't have albutoral on our trip what can we do

A. P.S---there are NO natural meds for and asthma attack after it has started,one of the things that i find is that natural meds work to pre-vent disease,IF you take it right,for long period of time.--the active ingredients in natural meds are in very small amounts,therefore you have to take alot of fruit,veg,ect---coffee can stop an asthma attack--but you cant drink coffee in that large amount,and then you will be hyperactive--and your heart rate will go up--headach can acure.mrfoot56

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