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 for detailed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  detailed \de*tailed"\ (d[-e]*t[=a]ld"), adj.
     1. Developed or executed with care and in minute detail; as,
        a detailed plan.
  
     Syn: elaborate, elaborated.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. Containing details; containing subordinate parts as well
        as more general discussion; -- of a discourse; as, a
        specific and detailed account of the accident. Opposite of
        sketchy, general, vague.
  
     Syn: circumstantial, particularized, particularised.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. having fine or intricate added decoration.
        [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Detail \De"tail\ (d[-e]*t[=a]l"), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
     Detailed; p. pr. & vb. n. Detailing.] [Cf. F.
     d['e]tailler to cut up in pieces, tell in detail. See
     Detail, n.]
     1. To relate in particulars; to particularize; to report
        minutely and distinctly; to enumerate; to specify; as, he
        detailed all the facts in due order.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Mil.) To tell off or appoint for a particular service, as
        an officer, a troop, or a squadron.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. To provide with fine or intricate added decoration.
        [PJC]
  
     Syn: Detail, Detach.
  
     Usage: Detail respects the act of individualizing the person
            or body that is separated; detach, the removing for
            the given end or object.
            [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  detailed
      adj 1: developed or executed with care and in minute detail; "a
             detailed plan"; "the elaborate register of the
             inhabitants prevented tax evasion"- John Buchan; "the
             carefully elaborated theme" [syn: detailed,
             elaborate, elaborated]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  82 Moby Thesaurus words for "detailed":
     absolute, abundant, accurate, attentive, blow-by-blow, certain,
     circumstantial, close, complete, complex, complicated,
     comprehensive, concrete, conscientious, copious, correct, critical,
     defined, definite, delicate, demanding, determinate, different,
     distinct, distinguished, elaborate, esoteric, especial, exact,
     exacting, exceptional, exhausting, exhaustive, exigent, express,
     exquisite, extraordinary, fine, finical, finicking, finicky, fixed,
     full, fussy, inclusive, individual, inner, intimate, intricate,
     itemized, meticulous, minute, narrow, nice, noteworthy, ornate,
     particular, particularized, personal, picayune, precise,
     precisianistic, precisionistic, private, punctilious, punctual,
     refined, religious, respective, rigid, rigorous, scrupulous,
     scrutinizing, several, singular, solipsistic, special, specific,
     strict, subtle, thorough, thoroughgoing
  
  

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