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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
MEANING:adjective: Of its own kind; unique.
ETYMOLOGY:From Latin sui (of its own) + generis (kind).
USAGE:"Time: What's the best piece of advice that you've gotten from someone about being President?"
Obama: Well, precisely because it's sui generis, the only people that really know are the collection of ex-Presidents we have."
The Interview; Time (New York); Dec 29, 2008.
See more usage examples of sui generis in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Thank everyone who calls out your faults, your anger, your impatience, your egotism; do this consciously, voluntarily. -Jean Toomer, poet and novelist (1894-1967)