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spe·cial·ize

(spe'shăl-īz),
To engage in specialization (1).
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specialize

(spĕsh′ə-līz′)
v. special·ized, special·izing, special·izes
v.intr.
Biology To become adapted to a specific function or environment; undergo specialization.
v.tr.
Biology To adapt to a particular function or environment; cause to undergo specialization.
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Patient discussion about specialize

Q. Is there a special diet for FMS I heard that there is a connection between my diet and FMS- what is it? And what should I eat or not eat (that is the question ? )

A. My neighbor next door has this - he always looks so tired! I will tell him abot this link _Laura_ - thanks.

Q. Are there any special forums for parents to kids with cancer? I think my sister could really use that kind of support group of people who are going through the exact same thing they never dreamed to be.

A. But how should I tell her to go there? she acts like she doesn't need help. she says she isn't the one who needs treatment and she wouldn't want to waste time and energy on herself now- only on the kid. How do I convince her it's important?

Q. Anybody know any special cakes for diabetes patients? not just sugarless... something that was specially designed maybe...? any recipes??

A. Thank you diabetes community!!! you are good people... I invite you to try the cakes once they're ready...

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"Competition is staggering when it comes to premium institutions like IITs and NITs, we would want our students to have a clear-cut road map of the specialisations that they should opt based on their strength.
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ISLAMABAD: Nepotism and favouritism are the main impediments in the promotion of a culture of meritocracy in the country, as the high-ups of the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) quite smartly played with the set rules and regulations of the university and advertised the posts in a fashion to ensure the appointment of their blue-eyed people.Sources told Pakistan Today that the applications were sought for the vacant posts in the faculty of Agriculture Science in the advertisement in which mere 'specialisation' in agriculture was mentioned.
The company added that enriched rewards aligned to specialisations will elevate partner capability and ensure investments that are most relevant to their business and customers.
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The ministry also introduced new specialisations for schoolboys, including "retail trade" and "diesel engines".
customers' needs and has achieved specialisation on all three of Citrix's test
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The HR specialisation covers human resource management, staffing and development, performance and reward systems, employment law and international HR management.
The committee will review the specialisations of the periodic meeting of Heads of Parliaments in the GCC, and the parliamentary coordination and Foreign Relations Committee, and set up a concept for the appropriate mechanisms to implement these specialisations.
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Out of 945 scholarships given last year to government and private school graduates, 227 were in education-related specialisations, such as general education, geography and science and languages.