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English definition of “specify”

specify

verb [T]     /ˈspesɪfaɪ/
to state or describe something clearly and exactly : He said we should meet but didn't specify a time . My contract specifies that I must give a month's notice if I leave my job . The loan must be repaid by a specified date . The land is zoned for development within a specified period of five years .
(Definition of specify verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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