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English definition of “the minutiae”

the minutiae

noun [plural]     /mɪˈnuː.ʃi.aɪ/
small and often not important details : The committee studied the minutiae of the report for hours . Comedy is so often based on the minutiae of everyday life .Information and messages
(Definition of the minutiae noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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