Specification - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌspesɪfɪˈkeɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word specification
Brit.  |ˌspɛsɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word specification


- a detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work (syn: spec)
- naming explicitly
- (patent law) a document drawn up by the applicant for a patent of invention that provides an explicit and detailed description of the nature and use of an invention
- a restriction that is insisted upon as a condition for an agreement (syn: stipulation)

Word forms

singular: specification
plural: specifications
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