Meaning of “nuance” in the English Dictionary

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nuancenoun [ C ]

us /ˈnu·ɑns/

a quality of something that is not easy to notice but may be important:

Actors have to study the nuances of facial expression to show the whole range of emotions.
adjective us /ˈnu·ɑnst/

He gives a beautifully nuanced performance in a tricky role.

(Definition of “nuance” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)