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Definition of Differentiate


  1. To distinguish or mark by a specific difference; to effect a difference in, as regards classification; to develop differential characteristics in; to specialize; to desynonymize.
  2. To express the specific difference of; to describe the properties of (a thing) whereby it is differenced from another of the same class; to discriminate.
  3. To obtain the differential, or differential coefficient, of; as, to differentiate an algebraic expression, or an equation.
  4. To acquire a distinct and separate character.

Differentiate Quotations

We must differentiate between guilt and duty. The soldier on the front, like the common man, who does his duty everywhere, should not be held responsible for the actions of a few who also called themselves Germans.
Oskar Schindler

People call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.
Rebecca West

I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
Rebecca West

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't.
Anatole France

Perspective gives us the ability to accurately contrast the large with the small, and the important with the less important. Without it we are lost in a world where all ideas, news, and information look the same. We cannot differentiate, we cannot prioritize, and we cannot make good choices.
John Sununu
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Differentiate Translations

differentiate in Danish is skelne
differentiate in Dutch is uit elkaar houden, onderscheid maken
differentiate in German is differenzieren
differentiate in Portuguese is diferencie
differentiate in Spanish is diferenciar
differentiate in Swedish is skilja sig
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