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distinct (a):
easy to perceive; especially clearly outlined
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a distinct flavor.
a distinct odor of turpentine.
a distinct outline.
the ship appeared as a distinct silhouette.
distinct fingerprints
distinct (s):
clearly or sharply defined to the mind
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clear-cut evidence of tampering.
Claudius was the first to invade Britain with distinct...intentions of conquest.
trenchant distinctions between right and wrong

Related Words: clear-cuttrenchant
distinct (s):
recognizable; marked
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noticed a distinct improvement.
at a distinct (or decided) disadvantage
distinct (s):
(often followed by `from') not alike; different in nature or quality
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plants of several distinct types.
the word `nationalism' is used in at least two distinct senses.
gold is distinct from iron.
a tree related to but quite distinct from the European beech.
management had interests quite distinct from those of their employees
distinct (s):
constituting a separate entity or part
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a government with three discrete divisions.
on two distinct occasions

Related Words: discrete
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There's no smoke without fire

ateş olmayan yerden duman çıkmaz.
Rumors do not spread unless there is some element of truth in them.


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