Usage examples for specific

  1. It is evident that in these experiments nothing is changed except the contact of the air; the specific conditions particularly remain the same.  Fungi: Their Nature and Uses by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
  2. Education along specific lines should conform to the philosophy which is accepted as fundamental in general educational work.  Text Books of Art Education, Book IV (of 7) by Hugo B. Froehlich Bonnie E. Snow
  3. That in the practice of a Christian, self- denial is the turning- point, the specific distinction.  Coelebs In Search of a Wife by Hannah More