Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) If you specify something, you say exactly which thing it is.

Examples: (verb) The law needs to specify a penalty, otherwise people will keep committing the crime. (verb) They orgainsed a meeting, but forgot to specify its location.

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Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 3 B