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in detail

Definition of in detail

  1. :  including a lot of information about something :  without leaving out any important parts <She explained in detail how they met.> <We will discuss/examine/explore the plan in detail.> <Please describe the scene in as much detail as you can.> <We will talk about this issue in more/further/greater detail tomorrow.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  extended treatment of or attention to particular items

    :  a part of a whole: as

    :  a small and subordinate part :  particular

  1. :  to report minutely and distinctly :  specify

    :  to assign to a particular task

    :  to furnish with the smaller elements of design and finish

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of, relating to, or near a shore

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