Definition of mini-language in English:

mini-language

Pronunciation /ˈmɪnɪˌlaŋɡwɪdʒ/

noun

  • A subset of a language; (Computing) a subset of a programming language. Also: a form of speech peculiar to a limited group of people; an argot, jargon.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Mind. From mini- + language.