1. Out of the ordinary; odd; curious; unusual.
    The sky had a peculiar appearance before the storm.
    It would be rather peculiar to see a kangaroo hopping down a city street.
  2. Common or usual for a certain place or circumstance; specific or particular.
    Kangaroos are peculiar to Australia.
  3. One's own; belonging solely or especially to an individual; not shared or possessed by others.
  4. Particular; individual; special; appropriate.

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