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  Definition of detail
  1. an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information"
  2. extended treatment of particulars; "the essay contained too much detail"
  3. a crew of workers selected for a particular task; "a detail was sent to remove the fallen trees"
  4. a temporary military unit; "the peace-keeping force includes one British contingent"
  5. a small part that can be considered separately from the whole; "it was perfect in all details"
  6. assign to a specific task; "The ambulances were detailed to the fire station"
  7. provide details for
Similar Words: item, point, contingent, particular

 

Hyponyms: minutia, nook and cranny, nooks and crannies, respect, regard, sticking point, technicality, trifle, triviality, highlight, high spot

 

Derivational Morphology: enumerate, recite, itemize, itemise, contingent, particular, item, point, particularization, particularisation, detailing

 

Anagrams: dilate, tailed

 

 
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