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The detailed consideration of the requisite material was then proceeded with.

The rest was a detailed account of the night spent with the maiden.

A detailed breakdown of these will also be found on pages 1035 to 1267 inclusive.

The rest of the British navy needs no detailed consideration.

Every great step in our progress in discovering causes has been made in exactly the same way as that which I have detailed to you.

I have not yet settled on a hotel, so write or wire to me there and give me detailed news.

The tumult and confusion which followed upon this announcement does not need to be detailed.

But Andre-Louis detailed the plan that had been forming in his mind.

In the first place the data for any detailed knowledge of the subject are not to be had.

We have detailed Detective Moriarty on this case and will report later.

WORD ORIGIN

1630s, from French détailler "cut up in pieces; narrate in particulars," from Old French detaillier, from detail (see detail (n.)). Related: Detailed; detailing.

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