1930, in the meaning defined above
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down to the smallest/last/tiniest detail
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“Down-to-the-wire.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/down-to-the-wire. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.
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