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Yes, you are correct. MiniDV is quite compressed, but still very workable.
I’m not familiar with Vegas, but you should still edit with your project settings set to DV/DVCPro NTSC. Export a master in the same codec.
For DVD, you’ll want to compress to MPEG2 with AC-3 audio.