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esoteric

adjective uk   /ˌiː.səˈter.ɪk/  us   /ˌes.ə-/
very unusual and understood or liked by only a small number of people, especially those with special knowledge: He has an esoteric collection of old toys and games.disapproving or humorous She has a somewhat esoteric taste in clothes.
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