Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To discriminate; to separate according to specific signification or qualities; to specificate; to desynonymize.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To discriminate; to separate according to specific signification or qualities; to specificate; to desynonymize.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To change the specific use or meaning of; make specifically different; differentiate.

Etymologies

specificate, with de- acting as an intensifier. (Wiktionary)

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