verb (used with object), specified, specifying.
to mention or name specifically or definitely; state in detail:
He did not specify the amount needed.
to give a specific character to.
to set forth as a specification.
to name or state as a condition:
He specified that he be given my power of attorney.
verb (used without object), specified, specifying.
to make a specific mention or statement.
verb (transitive; may take a clause as object) -fies, -fying, -fied
to refer to or state specifically
to state as a condition
to state or include in the specification of
noun 1. a part or an individual taken as exemplifying a whole mass or number; a typical animal, plant, mineral, part, etc. 2. (in medicine, microbiology, etc.) a sample of a substance or material for examination or study: a urine specimen; a tissue specimen. 3. a particular or peculiar kind of person. noun 1. an […]
noun, Horticulture. 1. a plant grown by itself for ornamental effect, rather than being massed with others in a bed or border.
noun 1. Usually, specs. specification (def 2). 2. speculation. adjective 3. 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. 4. to provide specifications for: Their newest truck was spec’d by a computer. Idioms 5. on spec, made, […]
benchmark A benchmark result derived from the results of a set of integer benchmarks from SPEC (geometric mean of the 6 SPEC ratios of CINT92) which can be used to estimate a machine’s single-tasking performance on integer code. SPECint92 obsoletes SPECint89. Results (ftp://ftp.nosc.mil/pub/aburto/specin92.tbl). See also SPECbase_int92. (1994-11-14)