Definition of specialty
- fried chicken is my specialty
Buttermilk pie is a Southern specialty.
a doctor with a specialty in internal medicine
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
: something that a person or place is known for making or producing very well
: an area of study or business that a person specializes in or has special knowledge of
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