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Main Entry: 1spe·cial
Pronunciation: primarystressspesh-schwal
Function: adjective
1 a : being unusual and especially better in some way <a special occasion> b : being very dear or liked very well <a special friend>
2 : different from others of the same kind : UNIQUE <a special case>
3 : being or having more than the usual : ADDITIONAL, EXTRA <a special edition>
4 : designed for a certain purpose or occasion <a special diet>
- spe·cial·ly /primarystressspesh-(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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