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English definition of “subtlety”

subtlety

noun     /ˈsʌt.l̩.ti/ US  /ˈsʌt̬.l̩.t̬i/ approving
[U] the quality of being subtle : Listening to the interview , I was impressed by the subtlety of the questions .IntelligencePerceptiveIndistinct and invisible [C] a small but important detail : All the subtleties of the music are conveyed in this new recording .Information and messages
(Definition of subtlety noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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