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English definition of “exclusive”

exclusive

adjective    /ɪkˈsklu·sɪv/
limited to only one person or group of people: The pool is for the exclusive use of residents of Springfield. A place that is exclusive provides goods and services for a limited number of people, esp. those who are wealthy: an exclusive club
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