Specificity definition

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The state of being specific rather than general.
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Specificity is the act or quality of being exact.

An example of specificity is giving the gps coordinates for your house to those invited over for a party.

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The fact, condition, or quality of being specific.
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(statistics) The probability, in a binary test, of a true negative being correctly identified.
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(medicine) The extent to which a particular diagnostic test is specific for a given condition.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
specificity
Plural:
specificities

Origin of specificity