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1. specific [ a ] (sometimes followed by `to') applying to or characterized by or distinguishing something particular or special or unique
Examples: "rules with specific application" "demands specific to the job" "a specific and detailed account of the accident"

Used in print:

(Mr. America, 4:6...)

Mr._Claude is a specialist in torso development and he has long favored the now famous Weider_Push-Pull_Super-Set technique in which one exercise of the Super-Set is a pressing or `` pushing '' movement which accents one sector of a muscle group in a specific way , followed by a `` pulling '' exercise which works the opposing sector of the same muscle group .

(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)

The specific analogy to the dilemma of love is the problem of the `` breakthrough '' in the realm of art .

(Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities. U.S. Dep...)

One-day conferences covering some specific phase of business management , also part of the continuing activities of the Small_Business_Administration , aid community economic development programs .

(Raymond C. Binder et al., editors, Proceedings...)

The reflection of radiation originating from the anode holder and reflected back to it by the surrounding metal surfaces should also be small because of the specular characteristic of the metal surfaces and of the specific geometry .

(LeRoy Fothergill, "Biological Warfare", in Peter...)

Biological agents are , of_course , highly host specific .

Synonyms specific Related Terms general nonspecific particular particular limited unique proper circumstantial ad_hoc particularized precise specialized generality

2. specific [ a ] stated explicitly or in detail
Examples: "needed a specific amount"

Used in print:

(The Providence Journal...)

If most_of them were n't exactly specific - well , that 's the way it is in life , I guess .

(Jay C. Harris and John R. Van Wazer, "Detergent...)

One gram of cotton has been found to have a specific surface_area of * * f .

(LeRoy Fothergill, "Biological Warfare", in Peter...)

The behavior of a biological aerosol , on a much smaller scale , is illustrated by a specific field_trial conducted with a non pathogenic organism .

A solid immunity is the one effective circumstance whereby attack by a specific agent can be neutralized .

Synonyms specific Related Terms specified

3. specific [ n ] a fact about some part (as opposed to general)
Examples: "he always reasons from the particular to the general"

Synonyms particular specific Related Terms general general fact

4. specific [ a ] (med and pathology) being or affecting a disease produced by a particular microorganism or condition; used also of stains or dyes used in making microscope slides
Examples: "quinine is highly specific for malaria" "a specific remedy"

Synonyms specific Related Terms nonspecific medicine pathology

5. specific [ a ] relating to or distinguishing or constituting a taxonomic species
Examples: "specific characters"

Synonyms specific Related Terms species

6. specific [ n ] a medicine that has a mitigating effect on a specific disease
Examples: "quinine is a specific for malaria"

Synonyms specific Related Terms medicine

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