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Definition of Distinguishing


  1. of Distinguish
  2. Constituting difference, or distinction from everything else; distinctive; peculiar; characteristic.

Distinguishing Quotations

Wise kings generally have wise counselors; and he must be a wise man himself who is capable of distinguishing one.

I am continually fascinated at the difficulty intelligent people have in distinguishing what is controversial from what is merely offensive.
Nora Ephron

The distinguishing characteristics of mind are of a subjective sort; we know them only from the contents of our own consciousness.
Wilhelm Wundt

I need a teacher quite as much as Helen. I know the education of this child will be the distinguishing event of my life, if I have the brains and perseverance to accomplish it.
Anne Sullivan

Distinguishing the signal from the noise requires both scientific knowledge and self-knowledge.
Nate Silver
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Distinguishing Translations

distinguishing in French is distinguant
distinguishing in German is auszeichnend, unterscheidend
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