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property

noun [C] (QUALITY)    /ˈprɒp.ə.ti/ US  /ˈprɑː.pɚ.t̬i/
a quality in a substance or material, especially one that means that it can be used in a particular way: One of the properties of copper is that it conducts heat and electricity very well. We value herbs for their taste, but we forget that they also have medicinal properties.Conditions and characteristics
(Definition of property noun (QUALITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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