minuteness

|maɪˈnjuːtnəs|

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Слово Дня - minuteness - малость, детальность

Description

the property of being very small in size; 2. great precision; painstaking attention to details;

Examples

  • John Stuart Mill remarked that Grote’s History was written ‘with the precision and minuteness of one who neither desires nor expects that anything will be taken upon trust’.
  • While Pascal speaks of the infinities of minuteness and expansion, Baudelaire’s infinities are personal and communal.
  • This was the most she could pull off — the smallness of the crime, the minuteness of the act itself — and yet, so fearsome the punishment.
  • He had studied the case with the minuteness with which a scholar studies a dead language.

Translation

  • незначительность, малость, детальность
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