Meaning of “of a kind” in the English Dictionary

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"of a kind" in British English

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of a kind

B2 used to describe something that exists but is not very good:

The school had a swimming pool of a kind, but it was too small for most classes to use.

(Definition of “of a kind” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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