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Fineness or intricacy of texture or structure
“Her interpretation was always clear in texture, with an inner calm and beautiful delicacy in the variations, which built towards a thrilling climax.”
Fine or subtle quality, construction, etc
“Catalano, who could be robust and forthright in the expression of his views, was a poet of great delicacy and precision, a master of the fragilities.”
The quality of requiring discretion or sensitivity
“A topic that needs to be treated with delicacy and discretion.”
The quality or state of being very accurate
“… the delicacy of the watch movement is incredible.”
The tendency to be or state of being squeamish
“… the urgent need for blood prompted many people to overcome their habitual delicacy and become first-time donors.”
A choice or expensive food
“Course after course of mouthwatering delicacies.”
Tact and consideration
“He's shown considerable delicacy and tact.”
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