every nook and cranny

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Definition of every nook and cranny

: every place : everywhere We searched every nook and cranny. : every part He knows every nook and cranny of that engine.

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“Every nook and cranny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/every%20nook%20and%20cranny. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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