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peculiar (adj.) [ling.] - besonders

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perculiar (adj.)

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besonder(er, -e, -es)


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pe·cu·liar (p-kylyr)
adj.
1. Unusual or eccentric; odd.
2. Distinct from all others. See Synonyms at strange.
3. Belonging distinctively or primarily to one person, group, or kind; special or unique: rights peculiar to the rich; a species peculiar to this area.
n.
1. A privilege or property that is exclusively one's own.
2. Chiefly British A church or parish under the jurisdiction of a diocese different from that in which it lies.

pe·culiar·ly adv.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Updated in 2003
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peculiar (adj.) = besonder(er, -e, -es) (adj.)
peculiarly (adv.) = besonders (adv.)
Authorw09 Feb 09, 17:41
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@ w: Das war nicht Dein Ernst, dieses "perculiar", oder ?!? . . .
#1AuthorDaddy . . . (533448) 09 Feb 09, 20:30
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@ Daddy

peculiar interest = besonderS Interesse (besonderS = adv.)
oder
peculiar interest = besonderEs Interesse (besonderes = adj.)

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#2Authorw09 Feb 09, 22:43
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@ w: Gemeint war:

"Korrektur: perculiar (adj.) - besonder(er, -e, -es)" . . .
#3AuthorDaddy . . . (533448) 09 Feb 09, 23:19
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