de minimis - definition

Create account
Where to search:
Thesaurus


Dictionaries » Dictionary of Law » D »

de minimis - definition



A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
(Non-alphabetical character)


de minimis


adj. (dee-minnie-miss) Latin for "of minimum importance" or "trifling." Essentially it refers to something or a difference that is so little, small, minuscule or tiny that the law does not refer to it and will not consider it. In a million dollar deal, a $10 mistake is de minimis.



Permanent link to this page: http://www.diclib.com/cgi-bin/d1.cgi?l=en&base=en_law&page=showid&id=628


Learn foreign languages chatting with us!

  • SAM Andres, 18
    Ecuador, Guayaquil
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    SAM Andres
  • Luna, 17
    Mexico, Yucatan
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English, Japanese
    Luna
  • alexander, 21
    Guatemala, San Pedro Carcha
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Portuguese
    alexander
  • aileen, 17
    Panama, Panama
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    aileen
  • Yuzuru, 19
    Venezuela, Mérida
    Native language: Japanese
    Foreign language: Spanish, English
    Yuzuru
  • Jeremy, 35
    Guatemala, Guatemala City
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    I was born in Guatemala city, I have eight years of having learned the English language I go to the gym every day in the mornings I enjoy teaching English
    Jeremy
  • Alfiushka
    Russian Federation
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: English
    Alfiushka
  • jorge, 17
    Guatemala, Guatemala
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    jorge
  • tania, 25
    Nicaragua, Estelã­
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    tania
  • kenia, 22
    Dominican Republic, San Juan
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    kenia
  • jonathan, 34
    Mexico, Morelos
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    jonathan
  • gustavo, 19
    Colombia, Quibdo
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    gustavo
  • El Killiki Bukki, 44
    Dominican Republic, Santiago
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    El Killiki...
  • Stefania, 21
    Argentina, Villa Dolores
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    Stefania
  • Shifu Franco, 16
    Guatemala, Guetmala
    Native language: Chinese Traditional
    Foreign language: Spanish
    Shifu Fran...
  • MERY, 25
    El Salvador, San Salvador
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: French
    MERY
  • Sergio, 44
    Brazil, São Paulo
    Native language: Portuguese
    Foreign language: Spanish
    Sergio
  • princesita bella, 16
    Colombia, Bogotã¡
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    princesita...
  • jose manuel, 21
    Mexico, Querã©Taro
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English, French
    jose manue...
  • Marcos Nunez, 31
    Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    Marcos Nun...