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Overview of adj subtle

The adj subtle has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (9) elusive, subtle

(difficult to detect or grasp by the mind or analyze; "his whole attitude had undergone a subtle change"; "a subtle difference"; "that elusive thing the soul")

2. subtle

(able to make fine distinctions; "a subtle mind")

3. insidious, pernicious, subtle

(working or spreading in a hidden and usually injurious way; "glaucoma is an insidious disease"; "a subtle poison") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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