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British English: /nɪtɪˈɡrɪti/
American English: /ˌnɪdiˈɡrɪdi/


  • the nitty-gritty
    il nocciolo, il succo
    to get down to the nitty-gritty
    venire al dunque o al sodo, arrivare al nocciolo

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