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sui generis

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being the one or ones of a class with no other members
  • among history's greats Leonardo da Vinci is often considered sui generis—a man of such stupendous genius that the world may never see his like again

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“Sui generis.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sui%20generis. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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