Meaning of “specifically” in the English Dictionary

"specifically" in British English

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

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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 particular reason, 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)