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adjective uk   /ɪkˈstrɔː.dɪn.ər.i/  us   /-ˈstrɔːr.dən.er-/
B1 very unusual, special, unexpected, or strange: He told the extraordinary story of his escape. Her voice had an extraordinary hypnotic quality. an extraordinary coincidenceextraordinary meeting a special meeting that happens between regular meetings
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