Peculiarity Pe*cul`iar"i*ty, n.; pl. {Peculiarities}. 1. The quality or state of being peculiar; individuality; singularity. --Swift. [1913 Webster]

2. That which is peculiar; a special and distinctive characteristic or habit; particularity. [1913 Webster]

The smallest peculiarity of temper on manner. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

3. Exclusive possession or right. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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