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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Particularity \Par*tic`u*lar"i*ty\, n.; pl. Particularities. [Cf. F. particularit['e].] 1. The state or quality of being particular; distinctiveness; circumstantiality; minuteness in detail. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is particular; as: (a) Peculiar quality; individual characteristic; peculiarity. "An old heathen altar with this particularity." --Addison. (b) Special circumstance; minute detail; particular. "Even descending to particularities." --Sir P. Sidney. (c) Something of special or private concern or interest. [1913 Webster] Let the general trumpet blow his blast, Particularities and petty sounds To cease! --Shak. [1913 Webster]