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v. spe·cial·ized, spe·cial·iz·ing, spe·cial·iz·es
a. To pursue a special activity, occupation, or field of study: a doctor who specializes in cardiology.
b. To provide something in particular or have something as a focus: The shop specializes in mountain-climbing gear.
2. Biology To become adapted to a specific function or environment; undergo specialization.
1. To give a particular character or function to: specialized her field of research.
2. Biology To adapt to a particular function or environment; cause to undergo specialization.
3. Archaic To make specific mention of; specify.


  • creperie - A restaurant specializing in crepes.
  • abandannad - A pickpocket specializing in bandannas or handkerchiefs.
  • cinematheque - A small movie theater specializing in art or classic films.
  • academic press - Also called a university press; a publishing house associated with a university or other scholarly institution, specializing in the publication of scholarly books and journals, particularly works written by its faculty.
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But Paul had had it secretly in mind all the time to study the natural sciences, specializing on chemistry, and at the last moment he switched over.
Also a former managing director, Carton is a 12-year commercial real estate veteran, specializing in the office sector.
Small to 25-ton molds, specializing in larger molds for appliances, housewares and automotives.
My experience indicates that many choose to send end-of-life monitors and televisions to processors specializing in the recycling of products containing cathode ray tubes (CRTs).
Adriana Alexandrescu, IT director, Executive Search International: "ESI is a management consulting firm specializing in executive search and selection.
com) is the new audio strategy company specializing in anticipating and profiting from trends for all audio entertainment and information media, including radio, satellite radio, Internet radio, and more.
Manufactures industrial blow molds, specializing in moving functions and unscrew devices.
He went on to head up the medical department of the Kuleli Military School Infirmary before specializing in cardiovascular surgery, which he has since practiced and taught in a number of Istanbul's leading medical establishments.
Designs and builds small to medium injection molds, specializing in medium-sized tools utilizing pre-hardened cores and cavities.
Meisel joined Cushman & Wakefield of New Jersey's East Rutherford office in 1988 and today serves as a senior director specializing in office leasing.
a full-service agency specializing in providing public relations and marketing support services to a broad range of technology companies, today announced it has been selected as agency of record for Avineon, Inc.
MacCarthy has been with Winston & Strawn for more than 20 years, specializing in securities law and mergers and acquisitions.

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