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Synonyms for specialization

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. specialization, specialisation(noun)

    the act of specializing; making something suitable for a special purpose

    Synonyms:
    differentiation, specialism, specialty, specialisation, speciality

  2. specialization, specialisation, specialty, speciality, specialism(noun)

    the special line of work you have adopted as your career

    "his specialization is gastroenterology"

    Synonyms:
    specialty, differentiation, long suit, specialness, metier, peculiarity, specialisation, specialism, strong point, speciality, strength, strong suit, distinctiveness, forte

  3. specialization, specialisation, differentiation(noun)

    (biology) the structural adaptation of some body part for a particular function

    "cell differentiation in the developing embryo"

    Synonyms:
    differentiation, specialism, specialty, specialisation, speciality, distinction

Wiktionary

  1. specialization(noun)

    Antonyms:
    abstraction, generalization

  2. specialization(noun)

    The process of specializing.

    Antonyms:
    generalization, abstraction

How to use specialization in a sentence?

  1. Robert Heinlein, The voice of Lazarus Long:

    Specialization is for insects.

  2. Claudio Fernaud:

    If we're looking to fill a special position, such as a geologist or a specialization in oil or gas, Venezuela is a strong option for us.

  3. Joseph Aldy:

    This is a function of how economies have evolved and diversified, you see over time different areas of specialization around the country.

  4. Travis Pickering:

    There is a preponderance of them here, and what we think is this is perhaps a specialization site, where they were working hides. And that is indicative of a very cognitively advanced sort of society.

  5. R. Buckminster Fuller, Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth, 1963:

    Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most important is the fact that society operates on the theory that specialization is the key to success, not realizing that specialization precludes comprehensive thinking.

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