2. [syn: specialization, specialisation, specialty, speciality, specialism]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Specialism \Spe"cial*ism\, n.
Devotion to a particular and restricted part or branch of
knowledge, art, or science; as, medical specialism.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: the concentration of your efforts on a particular field of
study or occupation
2: the special line of work you have adopted as your career;
"his specialization is gastroenterology" [syn:
specialization, specialisation, specialty,