• (adj): Marked by or characteristic of specialization in a mechanical or scientific subject.
    Example: "His specialized qualifications for the job"; "all kinds of specialized technical books"
    Synonyms: specialised
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on specialized:

SIDALC - Benefits
... part of users, and the positive impact on the reference services of specialized libraries – Access to a larger collection of specialized information on agriculture, the environment ...
Specialized English
... Specialized English is a controlled version of the English language used for radio broadcasting, easier for non-native speakers of English ... Specialized English was developed initially by Feba Radio in the UK, but Feba ceased direct involvement in 2009 ... Specialized English programs are now produced in the US by Words of Hope and ReFrame Media and in the UK by HCJB Global ...
Special Operations Battalion (Croatia) - Structure of BSD
... The BSD is composed of one command section and five companies, each specialized for a different variety of missions. 1st Special Operations Company - specialized for airborne and pathfinder operations 2nd Special Operations Company - specialized for alpinism and mountain operations 3rd Special Operations Company ...
Lebanese Commando Regiment - Selection and Training - Specialized Scheduled Courses
... In addition to the annual training program, the regiment always hosts specialized courses followed by specialized soldiers from the various companies accordingly ... Among these specialized courses are Sniper course Explosives course, for soldiers specialized in engineering Climbing course, for mountain combat soldiers Signals course Medical ...

More definitions of "specialized":

  • (adj): Developed or designed for a special activity or function.
    Example: "A specialized tool"
    Synonyms: specialised

Famous quotes containing the word specialized:

    Machines were, it may be said, the weapon employed by the capitalists to quell the revolt of specialized labor.
    Karl Marx (1818–1883)

    In the twentieth century, death terrifies men less than the absence of real life. All these dead, mechanized, specialized actions, stealing a little bit of life a thousand times a day until the mind and body are exhausted, until that death which is not the end of life but the final saturation with absence.
    Raoul Vaneigem (b. 1934)

    Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise ... specialized competence and success are all that they can imagine.
    Allan Bloom (1930–1992)