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noun [countable]     speciality pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a food or drink that a person, a restaurant, or a region is well known for and that you cannot always get in other places

    The menu changes daily, though the speciality is seafood.

    1. a.
      [only before noun] used about something that is a speciality

      speciality foods

  2. 2
    a particular part of a wider subject that someone concentrates on or is an expert in

    Her speciality is 16th-century English pottery.



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