Specifically and To wit


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Specifically adverb – In regard to something mentioned explicitly or in detail.
To wit is a synonym for specifically. In some cases you can use "To wit" instead an adverb "Specifically".
Nearby Words: specific, specification, specificity
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To wit

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To wit adverb – That is to say.
Usage example: if we keep spending money like it's water, we're sure to end up in the same place as it often does, to wit, down the drain

Specifically is a synonym for to wit in namely topic. You can use "Specifically" instead an adverb phrase "To wit", if it concerns topics such as that is to say.
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