Unique Definition

yo͝o-nēk
adjective
One and only; single; sole.
A unique specimen.
Webster's New World
Having no like or equal; unparalleled.
A unique achievement.
Webster's New World
Distinctively associated with or characteristic of a particular group, category, condition, location, etc.
Webster's New World
Highly unusual, extraordinary, rare, etc.
Webster's New World
noun
A thing without a like; something unequalled or unparallelled.
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Origin of Unique

  • French from Old French from Latin ūnicus oi-no- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French unique.

    From Wiktionary

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