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Peculiar, belonging to one person only, not common, particular, private: “where mortal stars . . . did him p. duties,” Lucr. 14. “groping for trouts in a p. river,” Meas. I, 2, 91. “in will p.” Troil. II, 3, 176. “in his p. sect and force,” Hml. I, 3, 26 (Qq particular act and place). “the single and p. life,” III, 3, 11. “for my p. end,” Oth. I, 1, 60. “to do a p. profit to your own person,” III, 3, 79. “beds which they dare swear p.” IV, 1, 70. “so much for my p. care,” Cymb. V, 5, 83.
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