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fastidious
used in The Call of the Wild

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Definition
giving careful attention to detail

or:

excessively concerned with cleanliness or matters of taste
  • He swiftly lost the fastidiousness which had characterized his old life.
    Chapter 2 — The Law of Club and Fang (75% in)
fastidiousness = excessively concerned with cleanliness or matters of taste

(Editor's note:  The suffix "-ness" converts an adjective to a noun that means the quality of. This is the same pattern you see in words like darkness, kindness, and coolness.)
There are no more uses of "fastidious" in The Call of the Wild.

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