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noun [U] uk   /əˌrɪdʒ.ɪˈnæl.ə.ti/  us   /-t̬i/ approving
the quality of being special and interesting and not the same as anything or anyone else: We were impressed by the originality of the children's work.
Translations of “originality”
in Korean 독창성…
in Arabic أصالة…
in Portuguese originalidade…
in Catalan originalitat…
in Japanese 独創性…
in Italian originalità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨創性, 創造性…
in Russian оригинальность, самобытность…
in Turkish özgünlük, gerçeklik, farklılık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 独创性, 创造性…
in Polish oryginalność…
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