make a discrimination

Definition of make a discrimination

  1. :  to recognize a difference He was able to make a discrimination between the birds by their calls.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

  1. :  the act of making or perceiving a difference :  the act of discriminating

    :  the process by which two stimuli differing in some aspect are responded to differently

    :  the quality or power of finely distinguishing

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clearly seen through or understood

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