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detailing

Line breaks: de¦tail|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈdiːteɪlɪŋ
 
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Definition of detailing in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Small decorative features on a building, garment, or work of art: keystones and other masonry detailing
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  • The building's Victorian detailing was evidence of the considerable profits Gillies had made from the factory he erected in 1867, providing nets for the booming herring industry.
  • New styles feature more feminine detailing and include new knit shirts, wovens and jackets.
  • The subsequent eggs feature much more ornate detailing.

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