delicacy


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the quality of being beautiful and delicate in appearance

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smallness of stature

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lack of physical strength

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subtly skillful handling of a situation

lightness in movement or manner

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This soup used to be an exclusive delicacy consumed by the Efiks, that is people from Cross River and Akwa Ibom States, but now it has followed handshakes across the Niger and Benue.
We did a survey among students and not one knew about the delicacy,' Saygo said.
The Kyrgyz people queuing out the door for their special delicacy, the horse's penis.
The product was developed when the Department of Agriculture decided to form the Gandara Keseo Producers Association (GKPA) with a goal of making a native delicacy out of carabao's (water buffalo) milk.
While there, the Channel 4 crew may have sampled the delicacy they call the Boro Parmo.
To preserve the delicacy of its flavour, caviar should never be cooked.
The iconic hotel will be serving up dozens of dishes prepared with the local delicacy in its Le Vendome International restaurant from April 14 to 20.
Summary: Shark fin sellers in Hong Kong have been hiding their delicacy away from prying eyes on rooftops, sparking outrage from environmentalists.
The Balkan country is EU's second largest producer of the delicacy, with some 5 000 people employed in the sector, according to Dimitar Belorechkov, head of Bulgarian Poultry Breeders Association.
Whipped up in the same style as the Indian chaats such as papdi chaat, this Arabic delicacy has all things good in one bowl.
Chart romance stomach Charting the ups and downs of a romance based not on butterflies in the stomach but pragmatism, Delicacy is a tale for grown-ups.
Considerable research attention has focused on Hume's basic explanation of the connection between beauty and sympathy, his elaboration of taste, the role of good sense in Hume's aesthetics, and his account of delicacy.
DELICACY (12A) CAST: Audrey Tautou, Francois Damiens, THE PLOT: Nathalie Kerr (Tautou) is happily married and then she loses her husband.
For the first hour, Delicacy feels very, very French, it's wordy nature weighing relatively heavily on the subtitles.
DELICACY (12A) Verdict: WATCHING a repeat of Adele's performance at the Royal Albert Hall the other night, it was interesting to listen to her story behind the extraordinary song Someone Like You.