minutia[mĭ-no͞oˈshē-ə, -shə, -nyo͞oˈ-]
- Minutia is defined as trivial or minor details.
Paying attention to the color of door hinges or window hinges is an example of paying attention to the minutia.
noun pl. mi·nu·ti·ae
Origin: From Late Latin minūtiae, petty details, from Latin minūtia, smallness, from minūtus, small; see minute2.
Variant of minutiae
Origin: L, plural of minutia, smallness from minutus, minute
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