how to pronounce specificity


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The above transcription of specificity is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

specificity is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of specificity in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… niche you can get the specificity of a …”

meanings of specificity


  1. The extent to which a characteristic is specific to a given person, place, or thing; thus:.
  2. The state of being specific rather than general.
  3. The extent to which a particular diagnostic test is specific for, or a symptom or sign is specific to, a given condition.
  4. The probability, in a binary test, of a true negative being correctly identified.

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