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Oddity

In numismatics, anything unusual about a coin. An oddity may have occurred during the minting process or at some point after, and may affect the value of a coin.
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He told the paper: "The trouble with a lot of Government initiatives about faith is that they assume it is a problem, it's an eccentricity, it's practised by oddities, foreigners and minorities.
He said: "The trouble with a lot of Government initiatives about faith is that they assume it is a problem, an eccentricity, practised by oddities, foreigners and minorities.
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