Detail and Delineate


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Detail verb – To assign to a place or position.
Delineate is a synonym for detail in specify topic. In some cases you can use "Delineate" instead a verb "Detail", when it comes to topics like list, present.
Nearby Words: detailed, detailing
Synonyms for Detail


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Delineate verb – To draw or make apparent the outline of.
Detail is a synonym for delineate in specify topic. You can use "Detail" instead a verb "Delineate", if it concerns topics such as describe, define.
Nearby Words: delineation, delineating, delineator
Synonyms for Delineate

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history detail history delineate history
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