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punctilious

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adjective
  • very careful to carry out one's duties, etc correctly; very attentive to details of behaviour or ceremony [Barron]
  • marked by or concerned about precise accordance with the details of codes or conventions [Taisha]
  • precise, paying attention to trivialities [Nandigam]

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