|specialize or specialise (ˈspɛʃəˌlaɪz)|
|1.||(intr) to train in or devote oneself to a particular area of study, occupation, or activity|
|2.||(usually passive) to cause (organisms or their parts) to develop in a way most suited to a particular environment or way of life or (of organisms, etc) to develop in this way|
|3.||(tr) to modify or make suitable for a special use or purpose|
|4.||(tr) to mention specifically; specify|
|5.||(tr) to endorse (a commercial paper) to a specific payee|
|specialise or specialise|
|speciali'zation or specialise|
|speciali'sation or specialise|
specialization spe·cial·i·za·tion (spěsh'ə-lĭ-zā'shən)
The act of specializing.
Adaptation, as of an organ or organism, to a specific function or environment.