mini-, minor-, minut-, minu-, min-

(Latin: small, little, less; decline, decrease, diminish; become less, reduce, becoming smaller or shorter)

minilaparotomy
A technique for sterilization by surgical ligation of the fallopian tubes, performed through a small suprapubic incision.
minim
minima
minimal
minimifidian
One who has the least possible faith in something.
minimism
minimistic
minimization
minimize
minimum
mini-series, miniseries
A television series of short duration, on a single theme.
minister
ministerial
ministerially
ministrant

Related "few, small, less, little" word units: micro-;mio-; nano-; oligo-, olig-.