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    distinction

    distinction - Dictionary definition and meaning for word distinction

    Definition
    (noun) a discrimination between things as different and distinct
    Synonyms : differentiation
    Example Sentence
    • it is necessary to make a distinction between love and infatuation
    Definition
    (noun) high status importance owing to marked superiority
    Synonyms : eminence , note , preeminence
    Example Sentence
    • a scholar of great eminence
    Definition
    (noun) a distinguishing quality
    Example Sentence
    • it has the distinction of being the cheapest restaurant in town
    Definition
    (noun) a distinguishing difference
    Example Sentence
    • he learned the distinction between gold and lead
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