one of the only

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Definition of one of the only

: one of very few : one in a small class or category That was one of the only times I ever saw my father cry. This is one of the only places in the world where the plant is found.

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“One of the only.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/one%20of%20the%20only. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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