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hairsplitting

adjective

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made or done with extreme care and accuracy
  • usage experts have attempted to make some hairsplitting distinctions between the two words, but most writers blithely ignore them

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“Hairsplitting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hairsplitting. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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