Specific Lien

Business / Real Estate / Specific Lien: A lien affecting or attaching only to a certain, specific parcel of land or piece of property.

Other Words for Specific

Specific Noun Synonyms: definite, precise, exact, particular, explicit, express, unambiguous, definitive, clear-cut, unequivocal, (well-)defined, determined, specified, individual, peculiar, certain, limited, indicated, predetermined, established, spelt or spelled out, delineate

Specific Heat

Science / Chemistry / Specific Heat: The heat required to raise the temperature of 1 g of a substance by 1°C is called the specific heat of the substance. Specific heat is an intensive property with units of J g-1 K-1. MORE

Specific Gravity

Science / Chemistry / Specific Gravity: The mass of a unit volume of a substance relative to the mass of a unit volume of water. Temperature must be specified when reporting specific gravities, since the density of the substance and of wate MORE

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

Technology / Cell Phones / Specific Absorption Rate (SAR): A measure of the rate at which RF energy is absorbed by the body. MORE

Specific Humidity

Science / Weather / Specific Humidity: The ratio of the density of the water vapor to the density of the air, a mix of dry air and water vapor. It is expressed in grams per gram or in grams per kilograms. The specific humidity of an air pa MORE

Specific Identification

Business / Accounting / Specific Identification: A method of valuing inventory and determining cost of goods sold whereby the actual costs of specific inventory items are assigned to them. MORE

Specific Issues Market

Business / Finance / Specific Issues Market: The percentage of the total short sales of stock sold short by specialists. MORE