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English definition of “peculiar”

peculiar

adjective (BELONGING TO)    /pɪˈkjuː.li.ər/ US  /-ˈkjuːl.jɚ/
C2 belonging to, relating to, or found in only particular people or things: He gets on with things in his own peculiar way/manner/fashion. They noted that special manner of walking which was peculiar to her alone. This type of building is peculiar to the south of the country.Particular and individual
(Definition of peculiar adjective (BELONGING TO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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