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exotica

[ig-zot-i-kuh] /ɪgˈzɒt ɪ kə/
plural noun
1.
exotic things or objects.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; < Latin, neuter plural of exōticus exotic
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  • Oysters served as a kind of exotica in otherwise bland diets.
  • Mere proximity to the waterfront brought whiffs of exotica.
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exotica

/ɪɡˈzɒtɪkə/
plural noun
1.
exotic objects, esp when forming a collection
Word Origin
C19: Latin, neuter plural of exōticus; see exotic
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