one-off

Chiefly British
noun
  1. something occurring, done, or made only once.

Origin of one-off

First recorded in 1935–40
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one-off

noun
  1. British
    1. something that is carried out or made only once
    2. (as modifier)a one-off job
    Also: one-shot

Word Origin for one-off

See off (sense 15)
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Word Origin and History for one-off
n.

"single example of a manufactured product," 1934, from one + off. Later given figurative extension.

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