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1. Without specialty or specialization.
2. Having no special function: unspecialized cells.


(ʌnˈspɛʃəˌlaɪzd) or


not specialized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unspecialized - not specialized or modified for a particular purpose or functionunspecialized - not specialized or modified for a particular purpose or function
general - applying to all or most members of a category or group; "the general public"; "general assistance"; "a general rule"; "in general terms"; "comprehensible to the general reader"
specialised, specialized - developed or designed for a special activity or function; "a specialized tool"
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In addition, their unspecialized nature allows them to differentiate into a wide variety of specialized cell types.
It appears that these short shoots failed to differentiate into normal, highly organized gemmae with arrested growth and continued to elongate for some time, resulting in their unspecialized appearance, variable orthostichies and largely unmodified leaves.
However, in other unspecialized studies on link blocks, the particle size requirement is not high, for example, the text extraction of webpages.
Having customers actively seek out a specific producer is more prevalent in specialized, domain-specific products than broad-market, unspecialized products.
On judicial matters, Rifi said that work was underway to halt military trials of civilians, dubbing officers unspecialized in civilian matters which rendered their judgments dubious.
The biggest importers in the country are from the production of refined oil products, retail trade with motor fuels and unspecialized wholesale trade.
Washington, July 17 ( ANI ): A study has revealed a minimally invasive gene transplant procedure that changes unspecialized heart cells into "biological pacemaker" cells that keep the heart steadily beating.
In a multinational, the firm is enrolling patients, placebo-controlled registration trial of eculizumab in patients with refractory unspecialized MG.
Students' parents don't make teachers stressful by trusting in teacher, and not unspecialized interfering in educational affairs and activities as such.
3], meaning 5 proximal stout spines succeeded by a row of piliform spinules of uniform length, terminating in 3 large spines increasing in size distally; pulvilli present only on 4th tarsomere, tarsal claws symmetrical and unspecialized, simple and arolia present; foretarsus with the first tarsomere and other 4 tarsomeres about same length, but the first tarsomeres of middle and hind tarsi both distinctly longer than other 4 tarsomeres.
A stem cell is an unspecialized cell that is capable of developing into a specialized cell of the body, such as a skin cell, a blood cell, a muscle cell, or a nerve cell.
He urged the public not to heed unspecialized statements in this regard, adding that the EPA will make official statements about any developments later.