Etymology
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specially (adv.)
late 13c., from special (adj.) + -ly (2). A doublet of especially.
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puss (n.2)

"the face" (but sometimes, especially in pugilism slang, "the mouth"), especially when sour-looking or ugly, 1890, slang, from Irish pus "lip, mouth."

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ravishing (n.)

"act of plundering or theft," especially "act of carrying off (a woman) by force, especially for the purpose of rape," early 14c., verbal noun from ravish (v.).

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nare (n.)

"nostril" (especially of a hawk), late 14c., singular of nares.

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sing (n.)
"act of singing," especially collective, 1850, from sing (v.).
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malcontent 

1580s, noun and adjective, "dissatisfied, discontented," especially with the existing order of things;" "discontented person," especially a discontented subject of a government, from French malcontent; see mal- + content (adj.). Related: Malcontented; malcontentedly; malcontentedness.

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unseat (v.)
1590s, "to throw down from a seat" (especially on horseback), from un- (2) "reverse, opposite of" + seat (v.). Meaning "to deprive of rank or office" is attested from 1610s; especially of elected office in a representative body from 1834. Related: Unseated; unseating.
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bray (n.)
"a harsh cry," especially that of an ass, c. 1300, from bray (v.).
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link (n.3)
"undulating sandy ground," especially in a golf course; see links.
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