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tittle
American English: /ˈtɪdl/
British English: /ˈtɪt(ə)l/

noun

  • seejot
    Example sentences
    • Every jot and tittle of civilized dining etiquette is but an act of civil religious piety.
    • I don't agree with every jot and tittle of his response, but I don't differ from it enough to write a separate post.
    • Laboring over every jot and tittle - the life work of our paper-pushing peace processors - is quite mad.

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