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English definition of “specially”


adverb (FOR ONE PURPOSE)    /ˈspeʃ.əl.i/ (also especially)
B1 for a particular purpose : I came here specially to see you. She has a wheelchair that was specially made for her. The opera 'Aida' was specially written for the opening of the Cairo opera house in 1871.Particular and individual Grammar:Especially or specially?Especially and specially are adverbs.
(Definition of specially adverb (FOR ONE PURPOSE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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