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delicacy
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
care and gentleness — especially speaking or acting with sensitivity and tact
  • A succulent hash arrived, and Mr. Wolfshiem, forgetting the more sentimental atmosphere of the old Metropole, began to eat with ferocious delicacy.
    p. 71.3
delicacy = sensitivity and tact
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