verb (used without object), spe·cial·ized, spe·cial·iz·ing.
verb (used with object), spe·cial·ized, spe·cial·iz·ing.
Examples from the Web for specialising
Specialising in history was an elastic activity, and might mean a few hours a week in which to read up political economy.The Loom of Youth|Alec Waugh
The remarkable case of the Todas specialising in cattle rearing and dairy farming is another example.Folklore as an Historical Science|George Laurence Gomme
But after him the names and the duties were specialised, though the specialising was incomplete.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of the Twelve Prophets, Vol. I|George Adam Smith
Now he was specialising in foreign literature, and was said to be writing a thesis.The Darling and Other Stories|Anton Chekhov
She's a specialised woman, specialising in womanhood, her sphere is the home.Mr. Britling Sees It Through|H. G. Wells
British Dictionary definitions for specialising
Word Origin and History for specialising
1610s, "to indicate specially," from special + -ize. Sense of "engage in a special study or line of business" is first attested 1881; biological sense is from 1851. Related: Specialized; specializing.