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specificity

noun

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careful thoroughness of detail
  • the specificity of your description of your medical condition was a bit more than I needed

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The first known use of specificity was in 1875

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“Specificity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/specificity. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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