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distinct

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3 of a particular or exact sort

  • I left distinct instructions that my books were not to be touched
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4 serving to identify as belonging to an individual or group

  • one of the distinct traits of a preliterate society
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distinct, separate, discrete mean not being each and every one the same. distinct indicates that something is distinguished by the mind or eye as being apart or different from others.
    • two distinct versions
separate often stresses lack of connection or a difference in identity between two things.
    • separate rooms
discrete strongly emphasizes individuality and lack of connection.
    • broke the job down into discrete stages

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