Associations to the word «Unique»


UNIQUE, adjective. (not comparable) Being the only one of its kind; unequaled, unparalleled or unmatched.
UNIQUE, adjective. Of a feature, such that only one holder has it.
UNIQUE, adjective. Particular, characteristic.
UNIQUE, adjective. (proscribed) Of a rare quality, unusual.
UNIQUE, noun. A thing without a like; something unequalled or unparallelled.
UNIQUE FACTORIZATION DOMAIN, noun. (algebra) (ring theory) A unique factorization ring which is also an integral domain.
UNIQUE FACTORIZATION DOMAINS, noun. Plural of unique factorization domain
UNIQUE FACTORIZATION RING, noun. (algebra) (ring theory) A ring in which every non-zero, non-unit (i.e., proper) element can be factored into a product of prime elements (not necessarily distinct), such that such factorization is unique up to permutation of the factors and the replacing of primes by their associate primes.
UNIQUE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER, noun. (politics) an initiative by the Government of India to create and manage a centralized identification system for all the adult citizens and residents of India.
UNIQUE IDENTIFICATION NUMBERS, noun. Plural of Unique Identification Number
UNIQUE IDENTIFIER, noun. (computing) any identifier that is guaranteed to be unique among all others used for objects and for a specific purpose (UID).
UNIQUE IDENTIFIERS, noun. Plural of unique identifier

Dictionary definition

UNIQUE, adjective. Radically distinctive and without equal; "he is alone in the field of microbiology"; "this theory is altogether alone in its penetration of the problem"; "Bach was unique in his handling of counterpoint"; "craftsmen whose skill is unequaled"; "unparalleled athletic ability"; "a breakdown of law unparalleled in our history".
UNIQUE, adjective. (followed by `to') applying exclusively to a given category or condition or locality; "a species unique to Australia".
UNIQUE, adjective. The single one of its kind; "a singular example"; "the unique existing example of Donne's handwriting"; "a unique copy of an ancient manuscript"; "certain types of problems have unique solutions".
UNIQUE, adjective. Highly unusual or rare but not the single instance; "spoke with a unique accent"; "had unique ability in raising funds"; "a frankness unique in literature"; "a unique dining experience".

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