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Found 3 items, similar to distinction.
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n 1: a discrimination between things as different and distinct;
“it is necessary to make a distinction between love and
infatuation” [syn: differentiation]
2: high status importance owing to marked superiority; “a
scholar of great eminence” [syn: eminence, preeminence,
3: a distinguishing quality; “it has the distinction of being
the cheapest restaurant in town”
4: a distinguishing difference; “he learned the distinction
between gold and lead” English → English (gcide)
Distinction \Dis*tinc"tion\, n. [L. distinctio: cf. F.
1. A marking off by visible signs; separation into parts;
The distinction of tragedy into acts was not known.
2. The act of distinguishing or denoting the differences
between objects, or the qualities by which one is known
from others; exercise of discernment; discrimination.
To take away therefore that error, which confusion
breedeth, distinction is requisite. --Hooker.
3. That which distinguishes one thing from another;
distinguishing quality; sharply defined difference; as,
the distinction between real and apparent good.
The distinction betwixt the animal kingdom and the
inferior parts of matter. --Locke.
4. Estimation of difference; regard to differences or
Maids, women, wives, without distinction, fall.
5. Conspicuous station; eminence; superiority; honorable
estimation; as, a man of distinction.
Your country's own means of distinction and defense.
Syn: Difference; variation, variety; contrast; diversity;
contrariety; disagreement; discrimination; preference;
superiority; rank; note; eminence.