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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Strict attention to minute details.

Usage examples (36)
  • "This is too much punctiliousness!" smiled Pao-ch'ai.
  • Pardon, mon ami, but this is ... revolting punctiliousness.
  • Kilbourne's punctiliousness was exaggerated, but she thought she understood it.
  • He felt that, no matter how the interview was to close, punctiliousness should begin it. for more
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