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exacting especially about details

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And perhaps Lagos has been good to the Yoruba stew because it has, out of necessity, straightened some of the kinks of Yoruba finickiness.
I declare this the answer to the finickiness of the Yoruba.
This result, taken in conjunction with the findings above, is highly consistent with increased finickiness in thirsty subjects.
In contrast, studies reporting finickiness utilized real food stimuli (Jacobs & Sharma, 1969; Kauffman et al.
The taste of sickness: Lipopolysaccharide-induced finickiness in rats.
Inescapable shock increases finickiness about drinking quinine-adulterated water in rats.
That sort of finickiness ``is probably why some guys I know are in their 30s and not married.
It took a few weeks to get the newsgroup really rolling because of some finickiness in the rules of sending and receiving messages.
weight loss, especially 15 or more pounds in two to three months -- sudden obsession with dieting, calories, fat and fitness -- skipping meals, finickiness about food and eating very little -- immediately leaving for the restroom during or after a meal -- taking up smoking, especially for someone who would not be expected to smoke -- excessive drinking of diet caffeinated beverages or regular coffee without sugar -- hyperactivity, constant fidgeting and lots of exercise -- change in mood