Meaning of SPECIFY in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈspe-sə-ˌfī ]

transitive verb

( -fied ; -fy·ing )

Etymology: Middle English specifien, from Anglo-French specifier, from Late Latin specificare, from specificus

Date: 14th century

1. : to name or state explicitly or in detail

2. : to include as an item in a specification

• spec·i·fi·able ˌspe-sə-ˈfī-ə-bəl adjective

• spec·i·fi·er ˈspe-sə-ˌfī(-ə)r noun

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