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hairline

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1 being of less than usual width
  • A hairline crack in the mug, almost too small to notice, was enough to make the mug break when filled with hot tea.
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2 made or done with extreme care and accuracy
  • a hairline distinction between her rating of certain things as "necessary" and others as "absolutely necessary"
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3 meeting the highest standard of accuracy
  • an ultrasensitive telescope that requires hairline placement of the lenses
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hairline

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a very small distance or degree
  • The controversial measure passed by a hairline, the margin of victory being but a single vote.
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