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sui generis

Translation of sui generis in English:

locución adjetiva/adjectival phrase

  • [familiar/colloquial] tiene una forma de vestirse muy sui generis she has her own very particular way of dressing ha escrito una especie de tesis, un poco sui generis he's written a sort of thesis, a rather idiosyncratic work

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