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specialization

noun [C or U] (UK usually specialisation)     /ˌspeʃ.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/
a particular area of knowledge or the process of becoming an expert in a particular area: In the course I'm taking, there's no opportunity for specialization (= limiting my studying or work to one particular area) until the final year. The lawyer said that he was unable to help us because our case fell outside his specialization.Topics and areas of interest
(Definition of specialization noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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