Minor Planets

Science / Astrology / Minor Planets: Synonymous with inner planets; those planets whose orbits lie between the Sun and Asteroid Belt. See inner planets.

Other Words for Minor

Minor Adjective Synonyms: child, youngster, youth, stripling, teenager, adolescent, schoolboy, schoolgirl, boy, girl, lad, laddie, lass, lassie, ward, infant
Minor Noun Synonyms: lesser, smaller, secondary, subordinate, subsidiary
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Inner Planets

Science / Astrology / Inner Planets: The Sun and those planets whose orbits lie between the Sun and Asteroid Belt, namely Mercury, Venus, Moon and Mars. Alternatively termed minor planets. MORE

Minorities

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Minorities: Men and women of those minority groups for whom EEO-1 reporting is required; that is, black, Hispanic, Asian or Pacific Islander, American Indian or Alaskan Native. The term may refer to these groups MORE

Minority Business Enterprise

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Minority Business Enterprise: A small business enterprise that is at least 51 percent owned by one or more minorities or, in the case of a publicly owned business, at least 51 percent of all classes or types of the stock is owned MORE

Minor Scale

Entertainment / Music / Minor Scale: A collection of seven different pitches ordered in a specific pattern of whole and half steps. MORE

Minor Planets

Science / Astrology / Minor Planets: Synonymous with inner planets; those planets whose orbits lie between the Sun and Asteroid Belt. See inner planets. MORE

Minor Penalties

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Minor Penalties: Any player, other than a goalkeeper, will be ruled off the ice for two minutes during which time no substitute will be permitted. A bench minor penalty involves sending off the ice one player of the t MORE

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