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"We call upon our hands to perform tasks that range from the mundane to the intricate, from a gentle caress to exerting extreme force."
What does "mundane" mean in this context? What are "mundane" tasks that our hands do?
'Mundane' means ordinary, simple tasks as opposed to 'intricate' i.e. complicated ones.
Ordinary, simple tasks of the hands might be opening a door, holding a bag, holding a pen, putting on lipstick, etc.etc etc