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Related / Similar Words: clear-cut, trenchant, decided, distinguishable, discrete

 

Definition:
  • clearly or sharply defined to the mind; "clear-cut evidence of tampering"; "Claudius was the first to invade Britain with distinct...intentions of conquest"; "trenchant distinctions between right and wrong";
  • recognizable; marked; "noticed a distinct improvement"; "at a distinct (or decided) disadvantage";
  • easy to perceive; especially clearly outlined; "a distinct flavor"; "a distinct odor of turpentine"; "a distinct outline"; "the ship appeared as a distinct silhouette"; "distinct fingerprints";
  • (often followed by `from'') not alike; different in nature or quality; "plants of several distinct types"; "the word `nationalism'' is used in at least two distinct senses"; "gold is distinct from iron"; "a tree related to but quite distinct from the Euro;
  • constituting a separate entity or part; "a government with three discrete divisions"; "on two distinct occasions";

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    See Also: clear, definite, precise

     

     
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