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subtlety

noun uk   /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
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