detail

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdiːteɪl/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈteɪl, ˈditeɪl/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(n. di tāl, dētāl; v. di tāl)



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detail - details
‘detail’
A detail is an individual feature or element of something.
I can still remember every single detail of that night.
He described it down to the smallest detail.
‘details’
If you obtain details of something, you obtain information about it.
You can get details of nursery schools from the local authority.
Further details are available online.
Be careful
Don't say that you obtain ‘detail’ of something.
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