1. specific heat the heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance one degree centigrade
  2. specifically in distinction from others
  3. specification the act of naming explicitly
  4. specific stated explicitly or in detail
  5. sparring match a practice or exhibition boxing match
  6. specific gravity the density of a substance relative to the density of water
  7. specificity the quality of being particular rather than general
  8. specifiable capable of being defined
  9. scientific method a systematic way of investigating to test a hypothesis
  10. special act a legislative act that applies only to a particular person or particular district
  11. pacification the act of appeasing someone
  12. opacification the process of becoming cloudy or opaque
  13. Pacific hemlock tall evergreen of western North America
  14. pacifically in a peaceable manner
  15. Pacific Ocean the largest ocean in the world
  16. specified clearly and explicitly stated
  17. boxing match a match between boxers; usually held in a boxing ring
  18. safety match a paper match that strikes only on a specially prepared surface
  19. Pacific Coast a coast of the Pacific Ocean
  20. specific performance the performance of a legal contract as specified by its terms