minuteness minuteness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the property of being very small in size
  2. (n) great precision; painstaking attention to details

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The days immediately preceding the war are described with graphic minuteness from the naval angle, as are the opening phases of the world conflict.
  2. He had a Wellsian feeling for science and material progress, often pondered on the vastness of the material universe, as contrasted with the minuteness of man.

Quotes

  • Attenborough told the newspaper, "The BBC should take steps to make sure that the minuteness of the meanings are maintained."
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: David Attenborough Source: Earthtimes.org

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