Meaning of “the minutiae” in the English Dictionary


"the minutiae" in English

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the minutiaenoun [ plural ]

uk /mɪˈnuː.ʃi.aɪ/ us /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.

(Definition of “the minutiae” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)