1. specification the act of naming explicitly
  2. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  3. speculation continuous contemplation on a subject of a deep nature
  4. resolution a decision to do something or to behave in a certain manner
  5. specialisation the act of specializing
  6. specialization making something suitable for a particular purpose
  7. pacification the act of appeasing someone
  8. buffer solution a solution containing a buffer
  9. opacification the process of becoming cloudy or opaque
  10. specifically in distinction from others
  11. isosmotic solution a solution having the same osmotic pressure as blood
  12. saponification a chemical reaction in which an ester is heated with an alkali (especially the alkaline hydrolysis of a fat or oil to make soap)
  13. isotonic solution a solution having the same osmotic pressure as blood
  14. science fiction genre involving the imagined impact of technology on society
  15. Pacific Ocean the largest ocean in the world
  16. Pacific sardine small pilchards common off the pacific coast of North America
  17. saline solution an isotonic solution of sodium chloride and distilled water
  18. solid solution a homogeneous solid that can exist over a range of component chemicals; a constituent of alloys that is formed when atoms of an element are incorporated into the crystals of a metal
  19. specific gravity the density of a substance relative to the density of water
  20. specific heat the heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance one degree centigrade