Specialized is defined as something is more specified or directed toward a specific goal.
An example of specialized is a building contractor with extra skills in plumbing.
- Requiring or having detailed training or expertise in a particular field: Paleography is a very specialized field.
- Presenting detailed information used in a particular field: a specialized glossary of computer terms.
- Designed for a specific purpose or use: a specialized computer application.
- Biology Characterized by or resulting from specialization.