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Definition of Exceptional

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out of the ordinary, unusual; superior, excellent
Exceptional Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Forming an exception; not ordinary; uncommon; rare; hence, better than the average; superior.
  
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exceptional
\ex*cep"tion*al\ (?), a. [cf. f. exceptionnel.] forming an exception; not ordinary; uncommon; rare; hence, better than the average; superior. this particular spot had exceptional advantages. (th. ) -- ex*cep"tion*al*ly(#), adv.

WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree; "a night of exceeding darkness"; "an exceptional memory"; "olympian efforts to save the city from bankruptcy"; "the young Mozart's prodigious talents"
(synonym) exceeding, olympian, prodigious, surpassing
(similar) extraordinary
2. surpassing what is common or usual or expected; "he paid especial attention to her"; "exceptional kindness"; "a matter of particular and unusual importance"; "a special occasion"; "a special reason to confide in her"; "what's so special about the year 2000?"
(synonym) especial(a), particular(a), special
(similar) uncommon
3. deviating widely from a norm of physical or mental ability; used especially of children below normal in intelligence; "special educational provisions for exceptional children"
(synonym) exceptional(a)
(similar) abnormal
(classification) psychology, psychological science
Exceptional Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Exception, exceptions or expectional may refer to:
  • An action that is not part of ordinary operations or standards
  • Exception (song), the second single from Ana Johnsson's second album Little Angel
  • Exceptional Records
  • The Exceptions, a German demo (computer art) group
  • Exception handling, in programming languages
    • or a programming interrupt itself, meant to be dealt with by exception handling
  • Exceptional objects in mathematics
    • Exceptional isomorphisms

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Exceptional Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
The Scotch Whisky by SDA v.4.20
The Macallan 12 YO (Special label for British Aerospace plc., BAE Jet Stream), Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan 12 YO For Anniversary 200 years French Revolution (1789-1989), Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan 1949 Baccarat Decanter, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan 1974 Decanter, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan 1990 12 YO Elegancia, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan 1990 13 YO Cask Strength, Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan 25 YO Anniversary, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Cask Strength (red label), Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Cask Strength 21 YO, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Distiller's Choice, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Elegancia 12 YO Oloroso Sherry Cask, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Exceptional Single Cask II, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Exceptional Single Cask, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Fifties, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Fine Oak 30 YO, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Forties, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Haggis 10 YO, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Nicol's Nectar (retirement of Peter Nicol Master Blender in 1996), Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Old Gran Reserva 18 YO, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Private Eye Limited Edition (5,000 bottles, 35th Anniversary of the Private Eye magazine, 1996), Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Royal Marriage (Commemorate the marriage of Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer, with single malts distilled in 1948 and 1961), Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Scot 1974 27 YO, Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Scot 1979 21 YO, Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Single Highland 7, 9, 10, 12, 15, 16, 18 YO, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Special Reserve, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan The 1841 Replica, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan The 1851 Inspiration, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan The 1861 Replica, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan The 1874 Replica, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan The 1876 Replica, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Thirties, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Twenties, Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Macallan Vintage of 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 40, 46, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 56, 60 YO Single Malt Scotch Whisky

By: The Macallan-Glenlivet, Ltd. (Craigellachie, Scotland) - Edrington Group Ltd. (Glasgow, Scotland)
The Macallan Distillery

(Originally "Elchies Distillery")
Founded in 1824 by Alexander Reid.
The smallest pot stills in the Speyside.
Location: Easter Elchies, Craigellachie, Banffshire, Speyside, Highland (Scotland).
Water source: Boreholes aquifers.
Other neighboring distillers: Benrinnes, Aberlour, Glenrothes, Craigellachie.
Owner: The Edrington Group Ltd. (Glasgow, Scotland)
Exceptional Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
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