Definition of discriminating
- a discriminating mark
accused of discriminating practices in the hiring of employees
a discriminating feature of poison ivy is a compound leaf with three mitten-shaped leaflets
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: liking only things that are of good quality : able to recognize the difference between things that are of good quality and those that are not
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of very fine texture or delicate form
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