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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Tthe recognizing or noting of differences; Discrimination made between things as different; Special regard or favoritism; An act of bestowing, or a mark of, honor or favor

Usage examples (30)
  • In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west.
  • He learned the distinction between gold and lead
  • It is necessary to make a distinction between love and infatuation
  • It has the distinction of being the cheapest restaurant in town for more
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