|Origin:||Latin unicus, from unus 'one'|
u‧nique S3 W2 [no comparative]
unusually good and special:
a unique opportunity to study these rare creatures
being the only one of its kind:
Each person's fingerprints are unique.
existing only in a particular place or in relation to a particular person or people:
The issues being discussed here are not unique to the US.
an actor uniquely suited to the part
—uniqueness noun [uncountable]