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Synonym of Specialize

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specialize
Synonyms and related words:
analyze, anatomize, assign, atomize, be into, be strong in, bound, change, chop logic, condition, confine, contain, copyright, denominate, descend to particulars, designate, desynonymize, detail, determine, difference, differentiate, discipline, discriminate, disequalize, disjoin, distinguish, diversify, divide, draw the line, enumerate, feature, fix, follow, go in for, hedge about, indicate, individualize, individuate, inventory, itemize, limit, list, major in, make a distinction, mark, mark off, mark out, mention, minor in, moderate, modify, name, narrow, particularize, patent, peculiarize, personalize, pick out, pin down, point out, precise, pursue, qualify, refine a distinction, register, restrain, restrict, scant, segregate, select, separate, set, set apart, set off, sever, severalize, signify, specialize in, specify, spell out, split hairs, state, stint, stipulate, straiten, vary
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
specialize

Verb
1. become more special; "We specialize in dried flowers"
(synonym) specialise, narrow, narrow down
(antonym) diversify, branch out, broaden
(hypernym) change, alter, vary
(hyponym) overspecialize, overspecialise
2. be specific about; "Could you please specify your criticism of my paper?"
(synonym) specify, particularize, particularise, specialise
(hypernym) elaborate, lucubrate, expatiate, exposit, enlarge, flesh out, expand, expound, dilate
(hyponym) spell out
3. suit to a special purpose; "specialize one's research"
(synonym) specialise
(hypernym) modify
(derivation) specialization, specialisation
4. devote oneself to a special area of work; "She specializes in honey bees"; "This plumber specialized in jacuzzis"
(synonym) specialise
(hypernym) work
(derivation) specialist, medical specialist
5. evolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment
(synonym) speciate, differentiate, specialise
(hypernym) evolve
(derivation) specialization, specialisation, differentiation

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