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"specifically" in British English

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specificallyadverb

uk   us   /spəˈsɪf.ɪ.kəl.i/

specifically adverb (FOR ONE PURPOSE)

C1 for a ​particularreason, ​purpose, etc.: These ​jeans are ​designed specifically for women. [+ to infinitive] I ​bought it specifically towear at the ​wedding. We are ​aimingourcampaign specifically at ​youngpeople.
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specifically adverb (EXACTLY)

C1 clearly, ​exactly, or in ​detail: I specifically ​asked you not to be late. The ​law specifically ​prohibitsacts of this ​kind. It specifically said/​stated on the ​label that the ​jacket should be ​dry-cleaned only.
(Definition of specifically from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"specifically" in American English

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specificallyadverb

 us   /spɪˈsɪf·ɪk·li/

specifically adverb (EXACTLY)

clearly, ​exactly, or in ​detail: I specifically ​asked you not to be late. She ​mentioned you specifically.

specifically adverb (PARTICULARLY)

for a ​particularreason, ​purpose, etc.: These ​jeans were ​designed specifically for women. We went to New York specifically to ​visit the Metropolitan Museum.
(Definition of specifically from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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