as distinct from

idiom

: rather than : and not
The class focuses on U.S. English, as distinct from British English.

Examples of as distinct from in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In her own artwork, as distinct from stage designs for other artists, Devlin often creates temporary sculptures that invite audience participation. Susannah Gardiner, Smithsonian Magazine, 12 Dec. 2023 Researchers typically consider compassion fatigue as distinct from burnout. Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi, Discover Magazine, 3 Oct. 2023 In any case, two different sources with good access to the Chinese research community told me that the Wuhan C.D.C. (as distinct from the national C.D.C. in Beijing) had no coronavirus research program before the pandemic. David Quammen, New York Times, 25 July 2023 Know yourself—and others Good social graces also require a sense of the self as distinct from others. Katherine Harmon Courage, Scientific American, 1 Sep. 2015 Know yourself—and others Good social graces also require a sense of the self as distinct from others. Katherine Harmon Courage, Scientific American, 1 Sep. 2015 Many big firms — think EY and KPMG — also conduct audits and advise on their clients’ tax issues, though these services are generally seen as distinct from their consulting work. Anna Cooban, CNN, 27 Apr. 2023 No one in sales would be so openly indifferent to customer service (as distinct from the actual work). Jacobina Martin, Washington Post, 14 Dec. 2022 Schools in liberal Tel Aviv were recently prohibited from showing maps that demarcate the West Bank, indicating it as distinct from Israel. Tia Goldenberg, ajc, 24 Oct. 2022 See More

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“As distinct from.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/as%20distinct%20from. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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