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Noun1.painstakingness - the trait of being painstaking and careful
carefulness - the quality of being careful and painstaking; "I admired the carefulness of his work"
meticulosity, meticulousness, punctiliousness, scrupulousness - strict attention to minute details
thoroughness - conscientiousness in performing all aspects of a task
diligence - conscientiousness in paying proper attention to a task; giving the degree of care required in a given situation
strictness, stringency - conscientious attention to rules and details
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ULC, however, urged painstakingness on the side of the Ministry of Labour in the conduct of their affairs and in handling relationship with other strategic partners.
Their favorite medium for getting these off their chest--Twitter--suggests that painstakingness is not the point.
The painstakingness of the agreements, both with the banks and the brothers, is not to be underestimated.