Precisely and Specifically


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Precisely adverb – As stated or indicated without the slightest difference.
Specifically is a synonym for precisely in exactly topic. In some cases you can use "Specifically" instead an adverb "Precisely".
Nearby Words: precise, precision, precising
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Specifically adverb – In regard to something mentioned explicitly or in detail.
Precisely is a synonym for specifically in expressly topic. You can use "Precisely" instead an adverb "Specifically".
Nearby Words: specific, specification, specificity
Synonyms for Specifically

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  • In the Blood The hero turns out to be a good and decent and upright man — precisely and specifically because his parents were all those things.
    Source: In the Blood
  • You Can Leave Your Hat On The fanon (specifically Oscar Wilde's Salome) has it as something called "The Dance of the Seven Veils", where she wears precisely seven veils over her body and removes all seven of them.
  • Firing One-Handed In Noir, Kirika does this frequently, and the directors even say that they specifically chose her weapon (a Beretta M1934) precisely so she could fire it with one hand.
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