Miniature

Definition of Miniature

Min´i`a`ture
n.1.
1.Originally, a painting in colors such as those in mediæval manuscripts; in modern times, any very small painting, especially a portrait.
2.Greatly diminished size or form; reduced scale.
3.Lettering in red; rubric distinction.
4.A particular feature or trait.
a.1.Being on a small scale; much reduced from the reality; as, a miniature copy.
v. t.1.To represent or depict in a small compass, or on a small scale.

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