Delicacy

A delicacy is a food item that is considered highly desirable in various cultures. Often this is because of unusual flavors or characteristics, or because it is rare compared to the availability of other foodstuffs. Delicacies vary per different countries, customs and ages. Flamingo tongue was a highly prized dish in ancient Rome, but is not eaten...
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Delicacy

• (a.) Nice and refined perception and discrimination; critical niceness; fastidious accuracy. • (a.) The state of being affected by slight causes; sensitiveness; as, the delicacy of a chemist`s balance. • (a.) The state or condition of being delicate; agreeableness to the senses; delightfulness; as, delicacy of flavor, of odor, and ...
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delicacy

discreetness noun subtly skillful handling of a situation
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delicacy

noun refined taste; tact
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Delicacy

Del'i·ca·cy noun ; plural Delicacies . [ From Delicate , adjective ] 1. The state or condition of being delicate; agreeableness to the senses; delightfulness; as, delicacy of flavor, of odor, and the like. « What choice to choose for...
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delicacy

Origin: From Delicate. ... 1. The state or condition of being delicate; agreeableness to the senses; delightfulness; as, delicacy of flavor, of odour, and the like. 'What choice to choose for delicacy best.' (Milton) ... 2. Nicety or fineness of form, texture, or constitution; softness; elegance; smoothness; tenderness; and hence, frailty or weakne...
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delicacy

something considered choice to eat
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delicacy

the quality of being exquisitely fine in appearance
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delicacy

the quality of being exquisitely fine in appearance
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delicacy

[n] - refined taste 2. [n] - smallness of stature 3. [n] - subtly skillful handling of a situation
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