PAINSTAKINGNESS

painstakingness, conscientiousness

(noun) the trait of being painstaking and careful

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology

Noun

painstakingness (uncountable)

The state or characteristic of being painstaking; the giving of careful attention to details.

Synonyms

• meticulousness, scrupulousness

Source: Wiktionary



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In 1511, leaders in Mecca believed coffee stimulated radical thinking and outlawed the drink. In 1524, the leaders overturned that order, and people could drink coffee again.

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