specialization noun

ADJ. increased, increasing | narrow His specialization is too narrow to be of interest to more than a handful of students. | professional | academic | economic There has been increased economic specialization throughout the country. | regional

QUANT. degree The production line involves a high degree of specialization of labour.

PREP. ~ in Her degree is in French, with specialization in seventeenth-century literature.

PHRASES an area of specialization The company has gradually focused on its current areas of specialization.