Definitions for exactingɪgˈzæk tɪŋ
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having complicated nutritional requirements; especially growing only in special artificial cultures
"fastidious microorganisms"; "certain highly specialized xerophytes are extremely exacting in their requirements"
stern, strict, exacting(adj)
severe and unremitting in making demands
"an exacting instructor"; "a stern disciplinarian"; "strict standards"
requiring precise accuracy
"an exacting job"; "became more exigent over his pronunciation"
Making excessive demands; hard to satisfy.
Requiring precise accuracy
Origin: From exact + -ing
oppressive or unreasonably severe in making demands or requiring the exact fulfillment of obligations; harsh; severe
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