Definitions for specialtyˈspɛʃ əl ti
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forte, strong suit, long suit, metier, specialty, speciality, strong point, strength(noun)
an asset of special worth or utility
"cooking is his forte"
peculiarity, specialness, specialty, speciality, distinctiveness(noun)
a distinguishing trait
specialization, specialisation, specialty, speciality, specialism(noun)
the special line of work you have adopted as your career
"his specialization is gastroenterology"
That in which one specializes; a chosen expertise or talent.
They cook well overall, but their true specialty is pasta.
a particular or peculiar case
a contract or obligation under seal; a contract by deed; a writing, under seal, given as security for a debt particularly specified
that for which a person is distinguished, in which he is specially versed, or which he makes an object of special attention; a speciality
Origin: [F. spcialit. Cf. Speciality.]
A specialty in medicine is a branch of medical science. After completing medical school, physicians or surgeons usually further their medical education in a specific specialty of medicine by completing a multiple year residency to become a medical specialist.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Each microbe has a specialty and they are complementary.
There's still reluctance to adopt bigger bags for a nuanced product like specialty coffees.
This is going to be a big issue going forward for some specialty pharmacies and will drive pricing compression.
Companies that were heavily into specialty indications thought they were immune, but it is now clear that they are not.
We're definitely in a little bit of a shakeout right now, and I don't expect that all of these specialty grocers are going to survive.
Translations for specialty
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- especialitatCatalan, Valencian
- spesialiteetti, erikoisala, erikoisuusFinnish
- különlegesség, specialitásHungarian
- terrein, specialiteitDutch
- specjalizacja, specjalnośćPolish
- специализация, специальностьRussian
- specialité, specialitetSwedish
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