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rarity

noun
 
 
/ˈreərəti/
be a rarity to be unusual: Genuine enthusiasm is a rarity.Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
[U] the fact that something is not common: Precious stones are valued for their rarity.Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
(Definition of rarity from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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