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specified, past participle; specifies, 3rd person singular present; specifying, present participle; specified, past tense;
  1. Identify clearly and definitely
    • - the coup leader promised an election but did not specify a date
  2. State a fact or requirement clearly and precisely
    • - the agency failed to specify that the workers were not their employees
  3. Include in an architect's or engineer's specifications
    • - naval architects specified circular portholes

  1. stipulate: specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement; "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"; "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments"
  2. decide upon or fix definitely; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
  3. determine the essential quality of
  4. be specific about; "Could you please specify your criticism of my paper?"
  5. pin down: define clearly; "I cannot narrow down the rules for this game"
  6. intend: design or destine; "She was intended to become the director"
  7. assign: select something or someone for a specific purpose; "The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise"
  8. (specified) clearly and explicitly stated; "meals are at specified times"
  9. To state explicitly, or in detail, or as a condition; To include in a specification; To bring about a specific result
  10. (specified) Thoroughly explained; adequately commented
  11. Something is specified if details about it are given. ("The engineer specified the type of metal to be used".)
  12. Specified modules are modules which form a key element within the discipline of a course / award. Specified modules are eligible for compensation and may also be substituted with another module which the Scheme /Award Board regard as appropriate.
  13. v. (esp fml ) state or name clearly and definitely (details, materials, etc)
  14. The process of designing models based on theory and market analysis
  15. state precisely in detail or name explicitly.
  16. (v) amanlarģa, qara caģarģa