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English definition of “unique”

unique

adjective
 
 
/juːˈniːk/
NOT THE SAME B2 different from everyone and everything else: Everyone's fingerprints are unique.Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
SPECIAL B2 unusual and special: a unique opportunity Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
be unique to sb/sth to exist in only one place, or be connected with only one person or thing: It's a method of education that is unique to this school.Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
uniquely adverb uniqueness noun [U]
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