nooks and crannies

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Noun1.nooks and crannies - something remote; "he explored every nook and cranny of science"
detail, item, point - an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information"
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Blue devils, hypochondria, and doleful dumps, went and hid themselves among the nooks and crannies of the rocks.
His was a fluid organism, swiftly adjustable, capable of flowing into and filling all sorts of nooks and crannies. With the policeman's hail he was immediately his ordinary self, grasping the situation clearly.
Melbourne Private Tours is a full-service luxury private touring operator which takes you into the nooks and crannies of Melbourne and regional Victoria to discover the hidden gems of this beautiful and diverse state.
Nowadays the main chamber is floodlit but visitors can use a torch to explore the nooks and crannies of the cave.
'Traversing the nooks and crannies of the state, one is greeted with the sight of the dilapidated state of public roads infrastructure.
And there are nooks and crannies around the estate, like the stone courtyard which is turned into a tiny beer and cider festival, and the walled garden, a sun trap filled with wonderful food and up-and-coming artists and late-night parties, that make this place so unique.
Pay attention to nooks and crannies in the frame and wash the glass both inside and out.
Made of some miracle polymer or something, it's basically a scraper tool with two sizes of scrapers and angled just right to get into those pesky nooks and crannies. Soak a patch, then use the scraper to run it up and down channels, into crevices and in those "can't reach it" spots.
"They favour sites with nooks and crannies and high vantage points where they can perch and sing.
With your hands give the meat a really good rub with the mixed spices making sure you get into all the nooks and crannies. Leave to marinate for at least 12 hours, 24 ideally.
We hope that his original Nooks and Crannies English Muffin can be enjoyed at breakfast tables for generations to come."
In the oil cleaner article in the April 2015 issue of Aviation Consumer, Ronald Newburg from Niagara Air Parts asserted that no matter how extensive the cleaning process is, you can't wash all of the contaminants from its nooks and crannies. This is false.