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peculiarlyadverb [not gradable]

us   /pɪˈkjul·jər·li/
very or specially: Her complex writing style makes this book peculiarly difficult to read.
typical of; characteristically: He identifies this social practice as peculiarly Irish.
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peculiarlyadverb

uk   /pɪˈkjuː.li.ə.li/ us   /pɪˈkjuːl.jɚ.ə.li/
  • peculiarly adverb (VERY)

old-fashioned or literary very or especially: It's peculiarly painful where I burned my hand. She's a peculiarly attractive woman.
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