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One entry found for nicety.
Main Entry: nice·ty
Pronunciation: primarystressnimacr-sschwat-emacron, -stemacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ties
1 : a dainty, delicate, or elegant thing <enjoy the niceties of life>
2 : a small point or detail <niceties of table manners>
3 : careful attention to details <nicety is needed in making watches>
4 : the point at which a thing is at its best <roasted to a nicety>

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