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  • painstakingly careful and accurate; "our accountant is thorough"; "thorough research"
  • very thorough; exhaustively complete; "an exhaustive study"; "made a thorough search"; "thoroughgoing research"

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  • Thorough: For other uses, see Thorough (disambiguation). In 17th century England, Thorough was a name given by Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford to a scheme
  • HMS Thorough (P324): HMS Thorough was a British submarine of the third group of the T class. She was built as P324 by Vickers Armstrong, Barrow, and launched on 30 October
  • Thorough (disambiguation): Thorough may refer to: Thorough (policy) of Laud and Wentworth in England and Ireland in the 1630s Thorough Guides, late-Victorian travel guides HMS Thorough
  • Thoroughly Modern Millie: about the 1967 film. For the 2000 stage musical, see Thoroughly Modern Millie (musical). Thoroughly Modern Millie is a 1967 American musical-romantic comedy
  • Efficiency–thoroughness trade-off principle: The efficiency–thoroughness trade-off principle (or ETTO principle) is the principle that there is a trade-off between efficiency or effectiveness on one
  • Thoroughly Modern Millie (musical): Thoroughly Modern Millie is a musical with music by Jeanine Tesori, lyrics by Dick Scanlan, and a book by Richard Morris and Scanlan. It is based on the

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* A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education. - Theodore Roosevelt


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