speciality

[spesh-ee-al-i-tee]
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noun, plural spe·ci·al·i·ties. Chiefly British.


Nearby words

  1. specialise,
  2. specialism,
  3. specialist,
  4. specialist registrar,
  5. specialistic,
  6. specialization,
  7. specialize,
  8. specialized,
  9. specially,
  10. specialty

Origin of speciality

1400–50; late Middle English specialite < Late Latin speciālitās; see specialty

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British Dictionary definitions for specialities

speciality

mainly US and Canadian specialty

noun plural -ties

a special interest or skill
  1. a service or product specialized in, as at a restaurantroast beef was a speciality of the house
  2. (as modifier)a speciality dish
a special or distinguishing feature or characteristic
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