verb (used with object), spec·i·fied, spec·i·fy·ing.
verb (used without object), spec·i·fied, spec·i·fy·ing.
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Family crests and nicknames are stitched into headrests, colors are specified for seat stitching, veneers are chosen for the dash.
The three have been given 45 days to accept a plea offer that the government has not yet specified.Brooklyn Is the New Guantánamo for Three Suspected Al-Shabab Members|Michael Daly|September 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is to be specified, Prophet Muhammad Peace be upon him said I am sent as a teacher, and the book He sent to teach is Quran.
Those that did not respond with corrected data within the specified timeframe could not be considered in the ranking process.America’s Best High Schools 2013: Behind the Rankings|Lauren Streib|May 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But the instructor also specified that two sources could not be used.
He then specified the salary and commission to be paid, and engaged Mr. Feldman to draw the deed for the tenement house.Potash & Perlmutter|Montague Glass
"I did," Joe answered, as though confessing to a specified crime.The Cruise of the Dazzler|Jack London
It was specified that the traveling must be conducted on a mutual basis, which would require round-trip tickets for both of them.Sundry Accounts|Irvin S. Cobb
Three stages are specified; first the blade, then the ear, then the full corn in the ear.The Parables of Our Lord|William Arnot
The term of his vacation was not specified; he was to continue it until requested to come back to his work in the Foreign Office.Chapters from My Autobiography|Mark Twain