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adjective uk   /ɪɡˈzɒt.ɪk/ us    /-ˈzɑː.t̬ɪk/
B2 unusual and often exciting because of coming (or seeming to come) from far away, especially a tropical country: exotic flowers/food/designsUnique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
adverb uk   /-ˈzɒt.ɪ.kəl.i/ us    /-ˈzɑː.t̬ɪ.kəl.i/
exotically dressed dancersUnique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
noun [U] uk   /-ˈzɒt.ɪ.sɪ.zəm/ us    /-ˈzɑː.t̬ɪ.sɪ.zəm/
Exceptional qualities, things and people
(Definition of exotic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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