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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “the minutiae”

the minutiae

plural noun
 
 
/mɪˈnuː.ʃi.aɪ/
small and often not important details
细枝末节;琐事,小事
The committee studied the minutiae of the report for hours.
委员会花了数小时研究报告的具体细节。
Comedy is so often based on the minutiae of everyday life.
喜剧常常取材于日常生活中的琐事。
Information and messages
(Definition of the minutiae from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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