Pes vs Minimus - What's the difference?

pes | minimus |


As nouns the difference between pes and minimus

is that pes is the foot of a human while minimus is (obsolete) a being of the smallest size.

pes

English

Noun

(pedes)
  • the foot of a human
  • the hoof of a quadruped
  • clubfoot or talipes
  • Anagrams

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    minimus

    English

    Noun

    (minimi)
  • (obsolete) A being of the smallest size.
  • Get you gone, you dwarf; You minimus , of hindering knot-grass made; You bead, you acorn. -William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • (dated) The youngest pupil in a school having a particular surname.
  • Jones Minimus wants to join the rowing team.
  • (anatomy) The little finger; the fifth digit, or that corresponding to it, in either the manus or pes.
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