What does the word detail mean?

Usage examples for detail

  1. Every detail seems to be complete; and yet we hear nothing of a library. – The Great Book-Collectors by Charles Isaac Elton and Mary Augusta Elton
  2. In short, at half- past twelve the duel was arranged in its slightest detail. – Cosmopolis, Complete by Paul Bourget Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  3. I also informed them that it would be necessary to detail more detectives to work up the case. – The Expressman and the Detective by Allan Pinkerton