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English definition of “custom-made”

custom-made

adjective     /ˌkʌs.təmˈmeɪd/
If an article of clothing is custom-made, it is specially made for a particular buyer: custom-made shoesUnique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of qualityInventing, designing and innovationCreating and producing
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