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the minutiaenoun [plural]

uk   us   /mɪˈnuː.ʃi.aɪ/
small and often not ​importantdetails: The ​committeestudied the minutiae of the ​report for ​hours. Comedy is so often ​based on the minutiae of ​everydaylife.
(Definition of the minutiae from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the minutiae”
in Chinese (Simplified) 细枝末节, 琐事,小事…
in Chinese (Traditional) 細枝末節, 瑣事,小事…
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