species-specific antigen n.
An antigen that is common to members of a single species and that provides a means by which that species can be immunologically distinguished.
1. specific. 2. specifically. specif. 1. specific 2. specifically
adjective 1. that can be specified. adjective 1. able to be specified
adjective 1. having a special application, bearing, or reference; specifying, explicit, or definite: to state one’s specific purpose. 2. specified, precise, or particular: a specific sum of money. 3. peculiar or proper to somebody or something, as qualities, characteristics, effects, etc.: His specific problems got him into trouble. 4. of a special or particular kind. […]
- Specific action
specific action n. The action of a drug or treatment that has a direct, curative effect upon a disease.