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English definition of “exceptional”

exceptional

adjective     /ɪkˈsepʃənəl/
GOOD B2 extremely good: an exceptional studentExtremely good
UNUSUAL B2 very unusual and not likely to happen very often: Visitors are only allowed in exceptional circumstances.Unique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
exceptionally adverb an exceptionally gifted pianist
(Definition of exceptional adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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