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detail  

EN[ˈdi(ː)teɪɫ]
US
WDétail
  • Détail, élément secondaire Commerce de détail Affaire du détail, affaire politique impliquant Jean-Marie Le Pen
  • NomPLdetailsPREdé-SUF-ail
    1. NC Something small enough to escape casual notice.
      1. Note this fine detail in the lower left corner. ‎
      2. We missed several important details in the contract. ‎
    2. NU A profusion of details.
      1. Hidden behind thickets of acronyms and gorse bushes of detail, a new great game is under way across the globe. Some call it geoeconomics, but it's geopolitics too. The current power play consists of an extraordinary range of countries simultaneously sitting down to negotiate big free trade and investment agreements.
    3. Something considered trivial enough to ignore.
      1. I don't concern myself with the details of accounting. ‎
    4. NC A person's name, address and other personal information.
      1. The arresting officer asked the suspect for his details. ‎
    5. (military) A temporary unit or assignment.
      1. A part distinct from the whole.
        1. WikiLeaks did not cause these uprisings but it certainly informed them. The dispatches revealed details of corruption and kleptocracy that many Tunisians suspected, but could not prove, and would cite as they took to the streets. They also exposed the blatant discrepancy between the west's professed values and actual foreign policies.
      2. A narrative which relates minute points; an account which dwells on particulars.
      3. VerbeSGdetailsPRdetailingPT, PPdetailed
        1. VT to explain in detail.
          1. I'll detail the exact procedure to you later.
        2. VT (US (?)) to clean carefully (particularly a car) (.
          1. We need to have the minivan detailed.
        3. VT (military) to assign to a particular task.
        4. Plus d'exemples
          1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
            • This is described in more detail in Brown’s book on the subject (q.v.).
            • The news account started by recounting details of the candidate's appearance and buried the lede by not mentioning his new call for tax reform until the 19th paragraph.
            • One Hollywood Flood-Lite was used, subdued to 20 amperes and screened by lowering the Lite back of a small headground, until detail in the composition was almost lost to the eye.
          2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
            • Detailed SEM study showed that putative mechanosensillae are distributed all around the frontal as well as other projections.
          3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
            • This book only glosses over quantum mechanics, and doesn't go into detail.
            • “Most of the allegations are totally unparticularised and therefore impossible to deal with in detail.
            • The two of them always seem to be in agreement about every single detail.

        Meaning of detail for the defined word.

        Grammaticalement, ce mot "detail" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable et un singularia tantum. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes transitif.
        • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
          1. Noms
            • Noms Dénombrable
              • Singularia tantum
                • Noms Indénombrable
              • Verbes
                • Verbes transitifs
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              Liens Connexes:
              1. en details
              2. en detailed
              3. en detailly
              4. en detailer
              5. en detailee
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