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specialization

noun [C/U]    /ˌspeʃ·ə·ləˈzeɪ·ʃən/
the limiting of one’s study or work to one particular area, or a particular area of knowledge: [C] My main specialization was literature. biology Specialization is also the development in organisms of cells that have particular purposes.
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