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1. An informal shortening of "spectacles"; glasses. Nice specs! They really suit your eyes. I think I left my specs on the bus. Now I can barely see a thing when I'm reading!
2. An informal shortening of "specifications." We're waiting to get the specs on the new hardware. I think you need to double check the specs on the blueprints.
n. eyeglasses; spectacles. I need specs to find where I left my specs.