Definition of speciality in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌspeSHēˈalədē/

noun (plural specialities)

British term for specialty.
Example sentences
  • Such thinkers rarely wish to venture outside their speciality, and rarely wish to comment on large-scale issues.
  • New workers were and still are assigned randomly to different specialities.
  • ‘Ice wine’ is a speciality of these parts.


Late Middle English (denoting the quality of being special or distinctive): from Old French especialite or late Latin specialitas, from Latin specialis (see special).

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Syllabification: spe·ci·al·i·ty

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