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specialty

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1 a region of activity, knowledge, or influence
  • a doctor with a specialty in internal medicine

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2 something for which a person shows a special talent
  • singing operatic works is my specialty

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The first known use of specialty was in the 15th century

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“Specialty.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/specialty. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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