specification

  • 1 spécification — [ spesifikasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1341; lat. médiév. specificatio 1 ♦ Didact. Action de spécifier. Sans spécification de l heure ni du lieu. ⇒ précision. 2 ♦ Définition (d une espèce, d une chose), détermination de ses caractères. Spécification d un… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 specification — spe‧ci‧fi‧ca‧tion [ˌspesfˈkeɪʆn] noun [countable usually plural] 1. MANUFACTURING a detailed description of how something should be designed or made: • the design specifications of the new computer system • Each machine is built to the highest …

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  • 3 Specification — Spécification Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 4 specification — spec·i·fi·ca·tion /ˌspe sə fə kā shən/ n: a detailed precise presentation of something or of a plan or proposal for something: as a: a written statement containing a description of particulars (as of charges or contract terms) b: a written… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 specification — spec i*fi*ca tion (sp[e^]s [i^]*f[i^]*k[=a] sh[u^]n), n. [Cf. F. sp[ e]cification, LL. specificatio.] 1. The act of specifying or determining by a mark or limit; notation of limits. [1913 Webster] This specification or limitation of the question… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 specification — Specification. s. f. v. L expression, la determination des choses particulieres en les specifiant. Il fut dit dans le contract qu il le payeroit en denrées sans autre specification …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 7 Specification — Specification, einzelne Aufzählung; Zusammenmischung od. Umformung der Sache eines Andern, so daß sie nunmehr eine neue ist und nicht mehr in die alten Bestandtheile gesondert werden kann (z.B.: Mischung von Weinen, Getreide, oder… …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 8 specification — (n.) 1610s, act of investing with some quality, from M.L. specificationem (nom. specificatio), from L. species kind, sort (see SPECIES (Cf. species)) + ficus, unstressed comb. form of facere to make, do. Meaning technical particular is attested… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 specification — [n] requirement, qualification blueprint, condition, designation, detail, item, particular, particularization, spec*, stipulation, term; concepts 270,646 Ant. generalization, uncertainty, vagueness …

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  • 10 specification — ► NOUN 1) the action of specifying. 2) (usu. specifications) a detailed description of the design and materials used to make something. 3) a standard of workmanship, materials, etc. required to be met in a piece of work …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 specification — [spes΄ə fi kā′shən] n. [ML specificatio] 1. the act of specifying; detailed mention or definition 2. [usually pl.] a) a detailed description of the parts of a whole b) a statement or enumeration of particulars, as to actual or required size,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Spécification — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Spécification », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Le mot spécification est employé dans… …

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  • 13 spécification — (spé si fi ka sion ; en vers, de six syllabes) s. f. Désignation, détermination des choses particulières. •   Les Pays Bas voulaient des secours conformes aux conjonctures sans spécification, SAINT SIMON 452, 101. •   La spécification des… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 14 specification — [[t]spe̱sɪfɪke͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] specifications N COUNT A specification is a requirement which is clearly stated, for example about the necessary features in the design of something. I d like to buy some land and have a house built to my specification …

    English dictionary

  • 15 specification — As used in the law relating to patents, manufacturing, and construction contracts, a particular or detailed statement, account, or listing of the various elements, materials, dimensions, etc. involved. Law of personal property. The acquisition of …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 16 specification — spe|ci|fi|ca|tion [ˌspesıfıˈkeıʃən] n 1.) [usually plural] a detailed instruction about how a car, building, piece of equipment etc should be made build/manufacture/produce sth to ... specifications ▪ The airport building had been constructed to… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 specification — noun 1 (countable usually plural) a detailed instruction about how something should be designed or made: a car manufactured according to exact specifications | job specification (=detailed description of what a job involves) 2 (C) a clear… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 specification */*/ — UK [ˌspesɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun [countable] Word forms specification : singular specification plural specifications an exact measurement or detailed plan about how something is to be made Specifications require ceilings to be 15 feet high …

    English dictionary

  • 19 specification — techninės sąlygos statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. quality specification; specification vok. Abnahmevorschrift, f; Gütevorschrift, f; technische Bedingungen, f rus. технические условия, n pranc. conditions techniques, f; normes… …

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  • 20 specification — specifikacija statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. nomenclature; specification vok. Beschreibung, f; Bestimmung, f; Fachbezeichnung, f; Spezifikation, f; Vorschrift, f rus. спецификация, f pranc. spécification, f …

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