What does the word minimum mean?

Usage examples for minimum

  1. Of course, there must be a minimum of space for each man to reach out in; but there is no reason why in some of the seats the space should not exceed this minimum, e. – Boating by W. B. Woodgate Commentator: Harvey Mason
  2. One is the institution of a Legal Minimum Wage. – Bernard Shaw's Preface to Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
  3. Minimum wage laws in your state. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn