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'distinguish'

Overview of verb distinguish
1. distinguish, separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart -- (mark as different; "We distinguish several kinds of maple")

2. spot, recognize, recognise, distinguish, discern, pick out, make out, tell apart -- (detect with ; "The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards"; "I can't make out the faces in this photograph")

3. distinguish, mark, differentiate -- (be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense; "His modesty distinguishes him from his peers")

4. signalize, signalise, distinguish -- (make conspicuous or noteworthy)

5. identify, discover, key, key out, distinguish, describe, name -- (identify as in botany or biology, for example)



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