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Princeton's WordNet

  1. specification, specnoun

    a detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work


  1. specnoun

    short form of specification

  2. specnoun

    short form of speculation

  3. specnoun

    short form of specialization

  4. specnoun

    short form of special

  5. specnoun

    a special place (for hiding or viewing)

  6. specverb

    To specify, especially in a formal specification document.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Spec

    a colloquial abbrev. of speculation.

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Anagrams for spec »

  1. ceps

  2. pecs, Pécs

  3. CSPE

  4. Pecs

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spec in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spec in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of spec in a Sentence

  1. The Spaniard:

    The data shows that the improvement on the engine is as expected, so this is very good news, i'm happy with the direction we are taking. More important than this step is the philosophy for next year's engine that this step or spec has introduced. This is a good direction to go.

  2. B. Imus:

    What is the meaning to life? Life is not such a small imisible spec as to only have one meaning. It is up to each individual to identify their own meaning of life. Or to say that their is not one. The answer lies with you.

  3. Linn Huang:

    While the products themselves are more iterative than revolutionary — same basic design — Apple's strategy in raising the spec ceiling should prove to be a prudent one, since 2015, the entire all-in-one category has contracted each year. A continued shift toward mobility has been a primary inhibitor for this form factor, but options and economics play a large role as well.

  4. Robert Yawger:

    They took the opportunity to get in, the spec(ulator) community appears to want to trade these lows.

  5. Carlos Sainz:

    It's not worth it so we will commit to this year's spec that we have now, that's good enough to finish the year, and we have plenty of them.

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