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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 min·u·et /ˌmɪnjəˈwɛt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Min·u·et n.
 1. A slow graceful dance consisting of a coupee, a high step, and a balance.
 2. Mus. A tune or air to regulate the movements of the dance so called; a movement in suites, sonatas, symphonies, etc., having the dance form, and commonly in 3-4, sometimes 3-8, measure.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a stately court dance in the 17th century
      2: a stately piece of music composed for dancing the minuet;
         often incorporated into a sonata or suite