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 for Specifying
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Specify \Spec"i*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Specified; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Specifying.] [F. sp['e]cifier, or OF. especifier,
     fr. LL. specificare. See Species, -fy.]
     To mention or name, as a particular thing; to designate in
     words so as to distinguish from other things; as, to specify
     the uses of a plant; to specify articles purchased.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           He has there given us an exact geography of Greece,
           where the countries and the uses of their soils are
           specified.                               --Pope.
     [1913 Webster]

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