Peculiarity

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Definition

a peculiarity: an abnormality, an oddity, an eccentricity, a strange thing
noun

peculiar: odd, strange, weird, unusual, bizarre
adjective
Pronunciation examples
UK: Drinking 20 cups of tea per day is one of the peculiarities of living in Britain.
US: His behavior is very peculiar - everyone thinks he is strange.

Examples

  • "Yesterday, as I was double checking our monthly bank statement, I noticed some peculiarities which are quite troubling."

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