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exacting

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishexactingex‧act‧ing /ɪɡˈzæktɪŋ/ adjective 🔊 🔊 WORK HARDdemanding a lot of effort, careful work, or skill syn demanding 🔊 She was an exacting woman to work for.exacting standards/demands/requirements etc 🔊 He could never live up to his father’s exacting standards.
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exactingThe information here is necessarily internal and more exacting and precise.But what surely daunted him most was facing his most exacting critic - himself.The not very exacting demands of a theology degree gave him time to make a lot of useful Anglican friends.It is built to meet our own stringent stringent standards and more importantly, to satisfy your own exacting demands.She felt as if she had taken an extremely exacting examination.Film-editing is a difficult and exacting job.Beethoven gives the double bassoon a very exacting part in the Choral Symphony.Only a few applicants meet our very exacting standards.The article is based on the institute's exacting study of wages in the health care professions.This is a very laborious and exacting technique and, to date, it has only been used with a few plants.If training and competing were exacting, they were not nearly so exacting as plantation work.exacting standards/demands/requirements etcHis, however, is a love which makes exacting demands.It amazes me that there are so many boys who meet my very exacting standards.It is built to meet our own stringent stringent standards and more importantly, to satisfy your own exacting demands.Skill, experience and the natural beauty and resilience of wool make Tintawn famous for its exacting standards.Working in close association with designers, builders, brokers, agencies and banks to fulfil our clients' most exacting requirements.Yet each was built by hand to exacting standards.Cultivation: This plant has some exacting demands as to its medium.The not very exacting demands of a theology degree gave him time to make a lot of useful Anglican friends.
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