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specially

[ spesh-uh-lee ]
/ ˈspɛʃ ə li /
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adverb

in a distinct or particular way; uniquely:All our products are specially handcrafted and fabricated under our own supervision, providing you with a fully customizable storage system.
with definite intent; with a specific occasion, person, etc., in mind:Through specially arranged team activities, the children learn important social skills, including cooperation and respect for others. The travelogue was specially requested by a member of the group.
above all; especially: The climate up here is really refreshing, specially right after the heat and humidity of the plains.

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Origin of specially

non·spe·cial·ly, adverb
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