Synonyms and Antonyms for specific

1. specific (adj.)

(sometimes followed by `to') applying to or characterized by or distinguishing something particular or special or unique

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2. specific (adj.)

stated explicitly or in detail

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3. specific (n.)

a fact about some part (as opposed to general)

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4. specific (adj.)

relating to or distinguishing or constituting a taxonomic species


5. specific (n.)

a medicine that has a mitigating effect on a specific disease


6. specific (adj.)

being or affecting a disease produced by a particular microorganism or condition; used also of stains or dyes used in making microscope slides