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detailed

[ dih-teyld, dee-teyld ]
/ dɪˈteɪld, ˈdi teɪld /
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Definition of detailed

adjective
having many details: a detailed problem.
thorough in the treatment of details; minute: a detailed report.

OTHER WORDS FOR detailed

2 itemized, particularized; exhaustive, thorough, comprehensive.
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Origin of detailed

First recorded in 1730–40; detail + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for detailed

detailed
/ (ˈdiːteɪld) /

adjective
having many details or giving careful attention to detailsa detailed list of the ingredients required
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