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speciality

noun [C] ( plural specialities or specialities) ( US also specialty)
 
 
/ˌspeʃiˈæləti/ /ˈspeʃəlti/
a subject that someone knows a lot about: The company's speciality in the North American market means it is some way ahead of its nearest rival.
a product that a company or place is well known for because it is extremely good: Our restaurant offers a superb menu of local specialities at affordable prices. The group's speciality is producing software to help drugs companies find new compounds.
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