SPECIFICATION in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of SPECIFICATION
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specification
 n.  instruction; description; act of specifying, or making a detailed statement
Example Sentence: (106 in 8 pages)
1  For web developers interested in HTML5, this article looks at support for the specification from the view of industry.
2  Legislation will require UK petrol companies to meet an EU specification for petrol.
3  Be more specific about what you want to do.
4  The regional editions of the paper contain specific information for that area.
5  To be specific , the argument in your graduation thesis is logical.
6  Troops have agreed to stay within specific boundaries to avoid confrontations.
7  Massage may help to increase blood flow to specific areas of the body.
8  Although the concept of fund accounting is relatively simple, specific applications of it can be difficult to understand.
9  Their specific task is to sort through the reams of information and try to determine what it may mean.
10  I'll start with some generalities and then examine a few specific examples.
11  What I'm going to do in this lecture is focus on something very specific.
12  The specific impact of the greenhouse effect is unknowable.
13  Mr Howarth gave us very specific instructions.
14  Attempts to correlate specific language functions with particular parts of the brain have not advanced very far.
15  We can not give a specific warranty for the work done on your property.
Classic Sentence:
1  There was nothing specific in this apprehension; he merely wished to spare her the embarrassment of being ever so remotely connected with the public washing of the Dorset linen.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 3
2  It was not, indeed, anything specific that he feared: there had been a literal truth in his declaration that he did not think anything would happen.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 3
3  The performance of specific duties would have simplified Miss Bart's position; but the vague attendance on Mrs. Hatch was not without its perplexities.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 9
4  The professional gentleman thus familiarly pointed out, had been all the time standing near them, with nothing specific visible, to denote his gentlemanly rank on board.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 100. Leg and Arm.
5  Herbert said, "Certainly," but looked as if there were no specific consolation in this, and remained perplexed and dismayed.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLI
6  'I do not,' said Mr. Micawber, 'regret my hair, and I may have been deprived of it for a specific purpose.'
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 36. ENTHUSIASM
7  The debates wandered over the whole policy of the administration and the general question of slavery, without touching very closely the specific merits of the measure in hand.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In II
8  I have said that there are few instances of a member of my race betraying a specific trust.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter I.
9  This I have since often known to have been taken with success, and do here freely recommend it to my countrymen for the public good, as an admirable specific against all diseases produced by repletion.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift
Get Context   In PART 4: CHAPTER VII.
10  Their specific gravity in the human species results from something more than a combat.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XVI—QUOT LIBRAS IN DUCE?
11  The man behind him, whom he had been talking with earlier, leant forward again, either to give him a few general words of encouragement or some specific piece of advice.
The Trial By Franz Kafka
Get Context   In Chapter Two First Cross-examination