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speciality

Definitions of speciality
  1. noun
    a distinguishing trait
    synonyms: distinctiveness, peculiarity, specialness, specialty
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    types:
    foible, idiosyncrasy, mannerism
    a behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual
    type of:
    individualism, individuality, individuation
    the quality of being individual
  2. noun
    an asset of special worth or utility
    synonyms: forte, long suit, metier, specialty, strength, strong point, strong suit
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    Antonyms:
    weak point
    an attribute that is inadequate or deficient
    types:
    green fingers, green thumb
    a special ability to make plants grow
    type of:
    asset, plus
    a useful or valuable quality
  3. noun
    the special line of work you have adopted as your career
    synonyms: specialisation, specialism, specialization, specialty
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    type of:
    calling, career, vocation
    the particular occupation for which you are trained
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