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Main Entry: 1de·tail
Pronunciation: di-primarystresstamacr(schwa)l, primarystressdemacron-secondarystresstamacrl
Function: noun
1 a : a dealing with something item by item <go into detail about an event> b : a small part or feature : ITEM <the details of a story>
2 a : selection (as of a group of soldiers) for some special service b : a soldier or group of soldiers appointed for special duty
- in detail : item by item leaving out nothing : THOROUGHLY <explained the assignment in detail>

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