to the minute


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to the minute

(Of a time or range of time) precisely; at or up to the minute in question. We're leaving at 12:45 to the minute, so don't be late or you'll be left behind! I've been on hold for two hours to the minute—I demand to speak to someone in charge now!
See also: minute

to the ˈminute

exactly: The train arrived at 9.05 to the minute.
See also: minute