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Meaning of SPECIALIZATION

Pronunciation:  sp`eshuluz'eyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the special line of work you have adopted as your career; "his specialization is gastroenterology"
  2. [n]  the act of specializing; making something suitable for a special purpose
  3. [n]  (biology) the structural adaptation of some body part for a particular function; "cell differentiation in the developing embryo"
 

SPECIALIZATION is a 14 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: differentiation, specialisation, specialisation, specialism, speciality, specialty
 
 See Also: adaptation, adjustment, calling, career, change of state, vocation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Spe`cial*i*za"tion\, n.
1. The act of specializing, or the state of being
   spezialized.

2. (Biol.) The setting apart of a particular organ for the
   performance of a particular function. --Darwin.

 
Glossary
 
 Definition: the limited range of activities in which a single individual is likely to be engaged.
 

 

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