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specifics

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2 a single piece of information
  • although the speech was long on rhetoric and platitudinous generalities, it lacked specifics

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3 something that sets apart an individual from others of the same kind
  • the two submissions differ only in certain specifics

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“Specifics.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/specifics. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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