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English noun: specialty

1. specialty (attribute) an asset of special worth or utility


SamplesCooking is his forte.


Synonymsforte, long suit, metier, speciality, strength, strong point, strong suit


Broader (hypernym)asset, plus


Narrower (hyponym)green fingers, green thumb


Antonymsweak point

2. specialty (attribute) a distinguishing trait


Synonymsdistinctiveness, peculiarity, speciality, specialness


Broader (hypernym)individualism, individuality, individuation


Narrower (hyponym)foible, idiosyncrasy, mannerism

3. specialty (act) the special line of work you have adopted as your career


SamplesHis specialization is gastroenterology.


Synonymsspecialisation, specialism, speciality, specialization


Broader (hypernym)calling, career, vocation









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