As a house plant, the cactus requires minimal attention. There is a minimal charge for service.
Advanced English Dictionary
+adjective very small in size or amount; as small as possible: The work was carried out at minimal cost. + There's only a minimal amount of risk involved. + The damage to the car was minimal. Compare: MAXIMAL minimally adverb: minimally invasive surgery + The episode was reported minimally in the press.
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