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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

associated with or limited to one species only

Usage examples (36)
  • The first word is the genus; the second is species-specific.
  • The ability of fish to adapt to changing environments is species-specific.
  • They had a species-specific telepathy that greatly aided them in their mercenary work.
  • Hence, their responses to such changes are likely to be species-specific and quite varied. for more
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