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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ex·ot·ic /ɪgˈzɑtɪk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·ot·ic a.  Introduced from a foreign country; not native; extraneous; foreign; as, an exotic plant; an exotic term or word.
    Nothing was so splendid and exotic as the ambassador.   --Evelyn.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·ot·ic n. Anything of foreign origin; something not of native growth, as a plant, a word, a custom.
    Plants that are unknown to Italy, and such as the gardeners call exotics.   --Addison.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: being or from or characteristic of another place or part of
             the world; "alien customs"; "exotic plants in a
             greenhouse"; "exotic cuisine" [syn: alien]
      2: strikingly strange or unusual; "an exotic hair style";
         "protons, neutrons, electrons and all their exotic
         variants"; "the exotic landscape of a dead planet"