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noun as in loophole; minor detail

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Now that many of the technicalities have been ironed out, it’s up to the council members to decide if they want to fund the nearly half million dollars for the Roosevelt pool in the upcoming budget.

Kinne was charged and tried but soon found herself acquitted on a legal technicality.

From Ozy

This was my first time, so I didn’t know the technicalities of it.

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Uganda’s Constitutional Court later struck down the Anti-Homosexuality Act on a technicality.

Also, there needs to be a way to address the various technicalities that go into SEO, but that’s for later.

It will not be your legal responsibility, but you're simply winning on a technicality.

He was arrested, tried and, thanks to a technicality, acquitted.

The case was tossed out the following year on a technicality.

The effect would be to knock down California's gay-marriage ban on a technicality, without affecting the rest of the country.

I said “Britcom” earlier; Father Ted is only that on a technicality.

The real experience has a magnetism of its own and will win above mere technicality whenever it has the opportunity.

She slid into the silence with a technicality, asking if John still took his old inordinate amount of sugar.

They are—to fall back on the ancient technicality—Realists of a crude sort.

Should he condemn himself and Doris Cleveland to heartache and loneliness because of a technicality?

This I cal186l the Apology of technicality inspired by tyranny.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to technicality, such as: formality, escape clause, minor point, nothing to speak of, and nothing to write home about.

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