plural noun, Informal.
Usually, specs. specification (def 2).
built, done, bought, etc., as a speculation:
the construction of spec houses.
verb (used with object), spec’d or specked or specced, spec’ing or specking or speccing.
to provide specifications for:
Their newest truck was spec’d by a computer.
on spec, made, built, or done with hopes of but no assurance of payment or a sale; without commitment by a client or buyer:
ad illustrations done on spec; luxury homes built on spec and sold before completion.
plural noun (informal)
short for spectacles
short for specifications See specification
on spec, as a speculation or gamble: all the tickets were sold so I went to the theatre on spec
(prenominal) (Austral & NZ) speculative: a spec developer
write specifications for
see: on spec
- Spec sheet
noun 1. a list describing the specifications of a product or property that is for sale
noun 1. single photon emission computed tomography: a technique for measuring brain function similar to PET. SPECT abbr. single photon emission computed tomography SPECT single photon emission computed tomography
noun 1. anything presented to the sight or view, especially something of a striking or impressive kind: The stars make a fine spectacle tonight. 2. a public show or display, especially on a large scale: The coronation was a lavish spectacle. 3. spectacles, eyeglasses, especially with pieces passing over or around the ears for holding […]
adjective 1. wearing spectacles. 2. (of an animal) having a marking resembling a pair of spectacles. adjective 1. wearing glasses 2. (of an animal) having markings around the eyes resembling a pair of glasses