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Definitions of peculiar:

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: noun


part of speech: adjective

One's own; as, my peculiar property; not owned in common: as, an idiom is an expression peculiar to one language; individual; strange; queer.

part of speech: adjective

Pert. to one, not to many; appropriate; unusual; strange.

part of speech: noun

Exclusive property; a parish which is exempted from the jurisdiction of the bishop of the district where it lies.

part of speech: adjective

One's own: appropriate: particular: strange.

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