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Overview of adj unique

The adj unique has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (10) alone, unique, unequaled, unequalled, unparalleled

(radically distinctive and without equal; "he is alone in the field of microbiology"; "this theory is altogether alone in its penetration of the problem"; "Bach was unique in his handling of counterpoint"; "craftsmen whose skill is unequaled"; "unparalleled athletic ability"; "a breakdown of law unparalleled in our history")

2. (2) unique

((followed by `to') applying exclusively to a given category or condition or locality; "a species unique to Australia")

3. singular, unique

(the single one of its kind; "a singular example"; "the unique existing example of Donne's handwriting"; "a unique copy of an ancient manuscript"; "certain types of problems have unique solutions")

4. unique

(highly unusual or rare but not the single instance; "spoke with a unique accent"; "had unique ability in raising funds"; "a frankness unique in literature"; "a unique dining experience") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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