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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n.pl. The intricate details of a situation, decision, or process.
  • n.pl. The windings of a road or path.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The details or fine points of something.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the peculiarities or technicalities (of a subject); intricacies; details; -- used with of.

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