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#1449 - 04/14/00 09:11 AM Specialty / Speciality
wsieber Offline
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Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 1027
Loc: Switzerland
Hello,
Could anyone explain to me the essantial difference between the words "specialty" and "speciality" AS IN CURRENT USE (not historically).
Thank you


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#1450 - 04/14/00 09:25 AM Re: Specialty / Speciality
AnnaStrophic Offline
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Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 6511
Loc: lower upstate New York
It may not be this simple, but I think the difference is merely American (specialty) vs British (speciality) English.


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#1451 - 04/14/00 09:30 AM Re: Specialty / Speciality
tsuwm Offline
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Registered: 04/03/00
Posts: 10538
Loc: this too shall pass
try this hot link, it seems helpful:

http://www.eeicommunications.com/eye/special.html


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