specialized

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adjective spe·cial·ized \ˈspe-shə-ˌlīzd\

Definition of specialized

  1. 1 :  characterized by or exhibiting biological specialization; especially :  highly differentiated especially in a particular direction or for a particular end

  2. 2 :  designed, trained, or fitted for one particular purpose or occupation specialized personnel

Examples of specialized in a sentence

  1. specialized regions of the brain

  2. specialized gear for deep-sea fishing

1852

First Known Use of specialized

1852


SPECIALIZED Defined for English Language Learners

specialized

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adjective spe·cial·ized \ˈspe-shə-ˌlīzd\

Definition of specialized for English Language Learners

  • : made or used for one particular purpose, job, place, etc.



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