Meaning of “specialization” in the English Dictionary

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"specialization" in British English

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specializationnoun [ C or U ]

UK usually specialisation uk /ˌspeʃ.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌspeʃ.ə.ləˈzeɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “specialization” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"specialization" in American English

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specializationnoun [ C/U ]

us /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.

(Definition of “specialization” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"specialization" in Business English

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specializationnoun [ C or U ]

UK also specialisation uk /ˌspeʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/ us

a particular area of knowledge or the process of becoming an expert in a particular area:

In most industries, specialization is common.

(Definition of “specialization” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)