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nuance

noun [C] uk   /ˈnjuː.ɑːns/  us   /ˈnuː-/
a very slight difference in appearance, meaning, sound, etc.: The painter has managed to capture every nuance of the woman's expression. Linguists explore the nuances of language.
Translations of “nuance”
in Chinese (Traditional) (外表、意義、聲音等的)細微差別…
in Russian нюанс…
in Turkish ince ayrıntı, küçük fark, detay…
in Chinese (Simplified) (外表、意义、声音等的)细微差别…
in Polish niuans, odcień…
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