adjective, nit·ti·er, nit·ti·est.
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Some scientists have taken on the nitty-gritty task of building backprop-like models based on the known properties of individual neurons.Artificial Neural Nets Finally Yield Clues to How Brains Learn|Anil Ananthaswamy|February 18, 2021|Quanta Magazine
In May 2020, the agency released a 10-year plan to dig into the nitty-gritty of nutrition, tackling the “what, when, why, and how to eat” to optimize health and reduce chronic health plagues such as diabetes, obesity, and heart disease.Massive National Health Study Looks to Tailor Your Diet to Your Genetic Makeup|Shelly Fan|February 16, 2021|Singularity Hub
The dramatic popularization of a phrase like “nitty-gritty” demonstrates that language is always changing across social contexts.Feminist, Bae, Turnt: Time’s ‘Worst Words’ List Is Sexist and Racist|Samantha Allen|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Manchester-based activist was born in Kinshasa but raised on the “nitty, gritty streets of London town.”
In terms of the nitty-gritty of writing, George brings the skill set of being able to get it out on paper pretty quickly.Grant Heslov Is the Robin to George Clooney’s Batman|Andrew Romano|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It gives a pleasant sense of transgression, of really being in the nitty-gritty.‘Stupid Enough to Pay’: Tim Parks’s Italian Rail Adventures|Tim Parks|June 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Obviously, Obama is not going to get into the nitty gritty of implementation.
He has need o' a clean pow that ca's his neighbour nitty now.The Proverbs of Scotland|Alexander Hislop