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Rare

Describing a coin that is extremely difficult to find. Depending on its quality, a rare coin may be quite valuable, depending on demand from collectors and investors. However, a rare coin may be a highly illiquid asset. See also: Numismatics.
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Will we see mo rarity updates like this in the near future?
Moselli has described this poem, called depend on rarity to recourse Intercessor.
If you took all the cut and polished diamonds in the world, they would all fit in a double decker bus, so we have true rarity with diamonds.
Diagnosis can be delayed as a result of the entity's rarity or confounding tissue histology.
Signed by Newport's squad - and designed by Welsh rappers Goldie Looking Chain - it is a real rarity with only 18 in existence.
Even though there are now more than 40 fields of specialization, the organizational characteristics of medical practice remain the same, even though the solo practitioner is a rarity.
When she does unearth a rarity, it's connected to a musical legend, like Stephen Sondheim's little-heard but beloved "Goodbye for Now" from Reds.
Traditionally, religious vocations come from larger families--a rarity today--in which the parents endeavour to keep all of God's laws and, by doing so, provide the spiritual and social environment conducive to vocations.
This latest book from Professor Johnston is a rarity in offering a valuable panorama of the subject in one scholarly volume, from very early makeshift pits and dungeons, to the more community based prisons of today.
Despite their rarity, they had no market value," since neither they nor any comparable photos have been put up for sale before.
It opens up a new world; and, in a fair number of cases, the specimens are much more aesthetic than one might expect for a rarity.
It is a matter of regret that it is the last of Marren's three categories of rare plant that stands out today -- those that have had rarity thrust upon them.