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English definition of “contrast”


noun [C/U]    /ˈkɑn·træst/
an easily noticed or understood difference between two or more things: [U] She is quite petite , in contrast with her tall sister . [C] Contrasts between Manhattan’s rich and poor astonished him. art In art and photographs , contrast is the difference between dark and light colors or dark and light areas .
(Definition of contrast noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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