, n. The quality or state of being peculiar; peculiarity. Mede.
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(?), n. [L. See Peculiar.] 1. (Rom. Law) The saving of a son or a slave with the father's or master's consent; a little property or stock of one's own; any exclusive personal or separate property. Burrill.
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2. A special fund for private and personal uses.
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A slight peculium only subtracted to supply his snuff box and tobacco pouch.
Sir W. Scott.
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