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The whole garden has already been minutely examined. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1892)He undertook minutely detailed work over the course of six summers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He passed out a minutely detailed questionnaire of just how open the door of the next minister should be. Christianity Today (2000)No need to study them minutely; a glance will give the flavour. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is forcing the Government to examine spending commitments minutely. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They'd be good at minutely copying highly detailed flower paintings. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It offers a minutely detailed fantasy world, complete with history and languages. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is perhaps the most minutely researched biography of any angler's life that has yet been published. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Inevitably, with a subject already minutely probed and examined, the territory is familiar. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A minutely detailed timeline of'how a human life ends' is etched in his head. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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