Meaning of “specificity” in the English Dictionary

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specificity noun [ U ] (BEING EXACT)

/ˌspes·əˈfɪs·ɪ·t̬i/ the quality of being clear and exact:

There was a dramatic lack of specificity in his answer.

specificity noun [ U ] (BEING PARTICULAR)

us /ˌspes·əˈfɪs·ɪ·t̬i/ the quality of being particular to one person or thing

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