a.1.Small; delicate.
n.1.(Print.) A size of type between nonpareil and minion; - used in ornamental borders, etc.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Nerrisa condescendingly refers to her as a "minionette." Act I concludes with Howard, who was very close with Willi thirty-five years earlier, accusing her and Nerrisa of using their friendship to get at Leo Kondracki.