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discriminate

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verb dis·crim·i·nate \dis-ˈkrim-ə-ˌnāt\

Medical Definition of discriminate

discriminated; discriminating

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to respond selectively to (a stimulus)

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to respond selectively <the capacity of organisms to discriminate—J. A. Swets>





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